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Alone

“I want to come home,” were the only words he could understand. She was crying and sometimes yelling more than the phone speaker could take, and his hearing hadn’t been…

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Alight

I went out to the woodpile today, after ignoring the fire too long, thinking the burnt coals would reignite if I stoked them. But they only rippled for a moment…

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Late Night at the Roadrunner House

Under the bright New Mexico sun, highway 54 from Alamogordo to Carrizozo is congested with traffic taking the “shortcut” between El Paso and Denver. But at night the road is…