Posts Tagged ‘lili’

Dreaming Nelson’s short stories

Something that made me sad, then happy, then sad after my friend Nelson died was finding our email exchange about how he wanted to start writing again. And thank you for thinking me a writer, or at least having the seed — I know that having the chops requires craft.Β  And craft requires time, sweat and not a little bit . . .

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A lily for lili

I learned late last night that my old friend Lili is dying. There are no alternative treatments left. She may be in her final hours as I type. She’ll leave behind a husband and two sons and countless people haunted by her saucy eyes, but I can’t make myself focus on these grim, present realities. I keep thinking about the . . .

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