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Graphics and Writings

Category: Unsorted Miscellany

Innocence rides a tricycle.


Innocence sounds like a spring-powered metal bell, particularly when it can not speak words from fear. Innocence pedals as fast as it can to the corner and then ever so slowly back home. Innocence falls and gets back up. Innocence protects Teddy. Innocence sings silently, “So long Lonely Avenue.”

First grade drawings from my mother’s attic…Somewhat like Marc Chagall perhaps?…”It is time to fly.”


This weekend I received a rare gift, some of my first grade classwork. Many papers bore the stamps “Fair” and “Careless.” Why didn’t my teacher see that “It is time to fly” was imaginatively brilliant while “It is time to laugh” and “It is time to play” were hauntingly revealing?