Humans Are So Embarrassing. I’m still not sure what this was all about. I wonder where he or she found a costume that so closely matched his or her dog?
The Memory of a Child is Long. I can’t quite figure out which memory is my earliest. Before the age of three or four there are scraps from different life events but in almost every case I don’t know how much I “remember” due to seeing pictures or hearing family stories about it.
From Turn From Your Heart:
Turn your face around and see your moment’s trail fading— the grasses stand up one by one, the pebbles’ upturned bottoms slowly dry.
Compassion. The story of a nurse comforting a dying man. She was probably one of his last memories in this life. I wonder if he knew that he was dying?
Standard Loneliness Package. This was quite the scifi story. Hopefully technology will never develop to the point where one person can actually live out the emotions and experiences of another.
What have you been reading?