What can YOU say in six sentences?
Daddy longlegs, who did name you? Do you recognize the patronymic--is it good and are you pleased? You do not come when we call, but dance when we tear you apart--confused, slowly, unlike a dervish--then brushed clean from our palms when the play is done.
You seek our laps in dim, dry outhouses perhaps to sit for a spell and count the hair of our bodies. Do you know what wings are and wish you had them when we drop you to scalding pavements as we scramble to get away from mistaken…Continue
The Magician awoke--startled--knowing what he'd done in one sleeping breath.
His winged minions, aping amazement, fear and wonder reached out their arms and shaking fingers to him to see if they could smooth the furrow in his brow, knowing they never could but it was probably right to try.
The Magician watched all matter rush into the void he created in his sleeping, fleeting dream that took the place of his creation--watched not without wonder (he confessed to no…Continue