Patsy’s Quail

PATSY’S QUAIL I take solace from their competence As they scurry around her grave, Nurses tending a bedside. They chitter and consult, Grey uniforms plumed and neat, Feet tracking the fresh dirt. They run busily Read more…

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Dry Shampoo

After a five-day hiatus while a scalp incision healed, I was desperate to wash my hair. My doctor had mentioned something about “dry shampoo,” so I googled it and discovered a whole new universe of Read more…

By lizmain, ago