Monthly Archives: July 2012


Seamus Heaney read a poem about his dog at a reading in Walla Walla I went to a few years ago. I wish I had it at hand. All I have is the word onding. And for the record, dogs … Continue reading

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Wasted day. Wrote letters to avoid the novel. It is all there, and, once I begin working, I am submerged, but the plunging in frightens me. the people in it aren’t as immediate as they were. I can’t see them … Continue reading

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The sky looks imbriferous, cloudy-grey, not wet, dark, still early, a cloudburst would break much tension in these last few days. Currently, 7:45 P.M. Sunday night, 101 degrees F; 38 C Forecast for 1 A.M.: 77F, 25C, scattered thunderstorms, 50%. I’d … Continue reading

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