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Silent Movie

To rearrange the actors again and want life to imitate art, to want my mother to stop batting her eyelashes and lying upon the train tracks. To want the truth and not some family folklore, not some mythos where, when asked if there were any relatives left in Vienna, my mother said none, when prodded, your grandfather got out, Tante… Read more →

Tanka (The Cursed Sapling)

I’d rather make a bonfire by heaping the hazel eyes of my dead forebears than break off a branch of that dried-up hazel tree you once straddled like a horse