Aphorism #2

August 4, 2014 § 1 Comment

Mildred Nasmith Witter's diary, carved elephant (Photograph by Martha Andrews Donovan)
Mildred Nasmith Witter’s diary, carved elephant
(Photograph by Martha Andrews Donovan)

Aphorism #2

Remember (re-member) the skin, the bones, the once-pulsing life: breathe, breathe.

Aphorism #1

July 14, 2014 § Leave a comment

Photograph by Martha Andrews Donovan
Photograph by Martha Andrews Donovan

Aphorism #1

Do not walk past remarkable things with absolute oblivion: a rusted hand pump wedged in the embrace of a tree; a snake’s skin, keeled-scaled, floating in a sea of grass; an old wooden spool with a fragment of thread; a mussel shell, loosely-hinged, untethered.

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