common places

I know a man

who never stepped in the same data-stream twice.


Pandits reviewing Shiva's Dance for the local paper. I read somewhere a long

obituary for the Word; it said No Body's reading.

I know him. Yes.

He reads and reads, no lap to set his book down.


The End of Civilization?

is N. The beginning is C.



How diverting cavil is, how the tossed bone draws the eye, be=lief our real estate.

(If that line broke, widen your screen. I would lief be whole.)