LOOKING FOR SQUIRRELS: A LOVE NOTE
WILDNESS Journal, Issue 9 (2017)
"So this afternoon, as you and I walk through a new-sprouting spring forest outside Frankfurt, holding hands and chatting, I look for squirrels as we talk about the friends we’ll reunite with in America, the winter we’re leaving behind in Kazakhstan."
RiverTeeth Journal, Beautiful Things Blog (2017)
"The bald man squeezed his friend’s knee, affection approaching passion, then grasped him behind the neck to press their foreheads together, leaning in for another twofold kiss. How long, I wondered, had they circled each other without crossing paths."