Busy in the broken machines and Chinese New Year

I'm still pondering the inaugural poem "Praise Song for the Day" by Elizabeth Alexander. My favorite lines:All about us is noise. All about us isnoise and bramble, thorn and din, eachone of our ancestors on our tongues.Beautiful, distilled truth.Last week proved challenging. Mercury retrograde is to blame, no doubt. The washing machine broke, and the … Continue reading Busy in the broken machines and Chinese New Year