I’d talk your ear off, only now I know better
Better to be thought a fool
better to let them believe they understand you than prove yourself misunderstood
I can’t network my way to good writing
A terror and a relief
I can feel my forehead wrinkling
Shannon — Nebraska
[I told him I knew a girl but]
He said Omaha
I thought Kansas – my square-jawed Lutheran some 9 years ago
Shannon was Nebraska
though I tried to claim Colorado
Are we people or places?
If people are places then what is the place become that I’ve moved to?
What does the place become me?