Why We Read

I’ve just been reading “Glossolalia” by David Jauss from Glossolalia, his new and selected stories. Perhaps if I had said yes, we might have talked about that terrible day… and I could have told him what I had since grown to … Continue reading

On Tone

What is the sound of Oh… OH  As if she were to bump her shin in the night and utter a small, audible oh, the doctor says, “Oh,” as in:  things don’t look good, or the baby that’s growing there inside … Continue reading

Cats and Syntax

   Dogs don’t notice when they put their paws in the quiche.  Dogs don’t know where they begin and end.
      Cats know exactly where they begin and end.  When they walk slowly out the door that you are … Continue reading