the error is not to fall, but to fall from no height

Dean Young, from the inset of his book, Fall Higher, 2011, Copper Canyon Press Advertisements

Scarecrow on Fire, by Dean Young

We all think about suddenly disappearing. The train tracks lead there, into the woods. Even in the financial district: wooden doors in alleyways. First I want to put something small into your hand, a button or river stone or key I don’t know to what. I don’t have that house anymore across from the graveyard … Continue reading