I don’t know how many of you have been around here long enough to remember when Jessamyn Smyth was around, but she has a book of poetry! Which you should buy.


A building is an animal with a memory like a rain bucket, and when the endless frozen rains of a German December steep and widen a building’s sleepless bones, certain visitors are bound to come a-calling.

Amelia Garretson-Persans