Poetry: This Morning by Luci Tapahonso
The screech of the recycling truck jolted me awake.
It was just after dawn and the huge trucks were already tearing
through the neighborhood, shrieking brakes keeping rhythm
with shattering glass and clinking cans amidst barking dogs.
Song In My Head: You by Bad Religion
Quote: “New beginnings are often disguised as painful endings.” – Lao Tzu
Recipe: Mini Boston Cream Pies
Anywhere But Here: Maine Coast Sardine History Museum, Jonesport, ME