Archive for February, 2011

Smoke at both ends

Tuesday, February 15th, 2011

[Still life with rooster, by Louis Ducos du Hauron, 1869] Lost and profound, the two sit amidst the wide spray of chatchky half-memories. The boy can’t take his eyes off the beak: the brightest splash of sunshine yellow he’s ever seen. The elder speaks over his circling thoughts. She’s talking about porcelain eyes and lacework […]