Now, in the neighboring town, there lived the two friends Whale Head and Eyeball. Whale Head was known far and wide as the most beautiful maiden in all the land. Eyeball, on the other hand, was known as the smartest. Though they were very fond of each other, … view
The immense scale of the vast steppe, open vistas and the sense of emptiness, made me aware of the smallness and humbleness of the human scale. The total sensory void has a cleansing effect on my soul. The featureless landscape readjusted my mind and the gut-shaking, bone-rattling rides on bumpy … view
The fire ants were the first to know.
Grain by grain
they stacked their hills
five feet high.
Deep reds and brown.
Towering over my head.
But no one seemed to notice them.
We packed our belongings,
And moved them to … view