"…and not for five minutes will I be distracted from the wonder…"

and half

Uncategorized — d-ashes on September 22, 2004 at 10:51 am

midnight and i was sitting on the steps of the old capitol waiting for george singleton to walk up from the walthall so he could kick it with bobby, melissa, lindsey, josh and i @ soulshine where jaysus was holding his first night of services…it took natalie reminding me that today was the autumnal equinox (and also her birthday) but my body already knew it, i think…sitting on the old capitol stoop, recalling that my last visit there was when eudora welty lay in state, i think i actually felt the summer give way beneath me and i giddily contemplated camp fires, sweaters and low grey evenings with a good book and a glass of cheap red wine…a breeze whispered through the city sleeping before me and all her ghosts slept soundly without and within…damn, i wish thomas wolfe had been there to share it with me…


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