Tag Archives: i dream of sleep

dreams, part 7

“Life is strange, isn’t it?” — Ann Dunham — “You must try the shad!” I appear to be in a market that sells fish in old England, somewhere between Monty Python’s “Holy Grail” and Boris Johnson’s “Brexit Blues.” I’m trying … Continue reading

Posted in margarine | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on dreams, part 7

dreams, part 4

“I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.” — Dr. King — I’m stuck in a bad dream. In this dream, the election is too … Continue reading

Posted in margarine | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on dreams, part 4

let it grow until peace comes

“If you don’t take money, they can’t tell you what to do, kid.” — the prophet bill cunningham I wake up in my bed next to a teenage couple. This is odd, because I never woke up in bed next … Continue reading

Posted in margarine | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

my dream. a photo essay.

I’m running a marathon in my dream, which is odd because i haven’t actually run once since the mid-1960s. It’s going OK as far as marathons go. It’s around the 18 mile point, which strikes me as odd. Everything is … Continue reading

Posted in running | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

mr. pants’ spring running quiz ©

Spring is in the air. Flowers are blooming, goals are looming, Grant is tombing. That can mean only one thing: mr. pants’ spring running quiz ©. Let’s get started. QUESTIONS You go to the track. The gate is locked. The other … Continue reading

Posted in running | Tagged , , , | 7 Comments