[Today I Sit In A Different Place]

[Today I sit in a different place.] The librarian, he makes a face. Shoes wet from the walk over the morning dew, they gish and shwish under my legs and the sun comes through. He smiles. I nod. TEEN TURF, a sign says. Should I move or…

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Poop Stains

Maybe it's coffee. Reading library's copy of The German Woman by Paul Griner. Coffee or shit stain on the sides of the pages? Discuss. pic.twitter.com/oTM9mZP08h — Eric Howard (@EricIntroverted) June 3, 2015 Maybe it's chocolate. Reading library's copy of Fall Of Giants by Ken Follett. I wonder,…

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About “About Grace”

I walked to the DOER spines. For “All The Light We Cannot See”. There was only “About Grace” on the shelf. I took one of three. Maroon sheets, queen, wooly blanket, double, two black pillows, lying, Holding words from the building past the fort. On chapter five,…

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WHAT IS THIS MAGIC?

I just wanted to go to the library to see if I had any ten-year old library fines from my immature adolescent days. I got halfway there, right past the James Harrod Conference Center. That building was the only part of town that reminded me of Old…

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The Bard’s Town

I went to a poetry/fiction/essay reading Friday night, the InKY Reading Series at The Bard's Town in Louisville, KY, and got read to. I wanted to go because that was my last weekend in Louisville for a few months, and I found out while I was there…

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