Monthly Archive: August 2013

Aug
26

I Google my name

I Google my name and come up with yours–the exact reverse. I think what if we went to school together, what confusion there’d be at roll call. Ellen, Wade. Wade, Ellen.   But you’re older, a ‘51 baby, a country boy from Rocky Mount, North Carolina. And you’re dead, killed in action in 1972, when …

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Aug
26

Lost in space: un-Googled

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I Google myself every day just to see if there is anything new. I Google Solace in So Many Words too. Think of me what you will. Imagine my surprise when this website did not show up on Google. All the other pages were there–the Goodreads’ links to this blog, my poems. The only way …

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Aug
02

Thomas G. Fiffer: Rubicons

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Rubicons On my way to work each day, I cross four rivers. Driving to the train station, I slide over the Saugatuck, then follow its course for a mile and a half, observing its marshy banks lined with houses and studded with private docks. Once on the train, I navigate the Norwalk with its bridge …

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Aug
02

Glimpse of Solace: Buzz

Buzz © Ellen Wade Beals, 2013

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