Categories for "Matchbooks"

Mar 14, 2019

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Jan 13, 2018

DOING THE POSSIBLE


It was this past September, and my boyfriend’s birthday. I surprised him with dinner at his favorite place, with three of his favorite people. The dinner bill came in an amount that could have gotten me to California and back, a couple of times… and I’ve had fewer moments, in my life, as gratifying as paying it.

All at once, I understood MORE

Nov 7, 2016

LADY OF THE WATERFRONT


Feeling blue escape route: Find the layout of old rowboats or some mushroom on a tree, beautiful. Your mere noticing, curates your freedom. The shape of that moment, is your gift to yourself.

Nov 7, 2014

WHAT DO YOU DO WITH THE CRUST?


When you remember his toasted words, “Here’s to our new relationship” from the other side of the white tablecloth of a new Turkish place two blocks away, post-affair, all airwaves frosted with the mutual attempts at your repair and you think, yeah, Choice is not mine, There is no right trajectory, Forgiveness is the way, Life starts and is always now, so It must be all ok…

And it feels like it is, for the consistently spliced in milliseconds that nudge your belief into your own self talk and the false reinforcements coming at you like Pops cereal from across the table, yellow like cheery bursts yet filled with air; all those puppet-like projections meeting your shoulders as you stare at your chutney and hope that a sparkler eraser combo stick might show up.

But whether or not the man across the hummus platter actually had any longterm intention to keep holding my hand by choice, I shall not know for certain. His frequent struggle with my hand was enough to break my heart from very early on, as I conditioned myself to not seek or expect yeses as things that could be born up from inside of him naturally.

But I stayed, and I kept looking the nos in the face, pretending they had frosting and positive ideas about our redesign behind their opinionated posts. That they could convert to smiley faced right thinking, given enough time.

And therein lies my… MORE

Dec 7, 2012

MATCHBOOK #1


A little KickStarter reward for Valerie in Manhattan, a gifted author.

Dec 7, 2012

MAKE IT PERSONAL


Closed view of Matchbook #1.

Dec 7, 2012

MATCHBOOK #2


A little KickStarter reward for DJ Tony in Minneapolis!

Dec 7, 2012

DON’T BE NERVOUS


Interior of Matchbook #2.

Dec 7, 2012

MATCHBOOK #3


A little KickStarter reward for Ted in Concord, MA.

Dec 7, 2012

MATCHBOOK #4


A little KickStarter reward for Carolyn in Oregon!

Dec 7, 2012

MATCHBOOK #5


A little KickStarter reward for Vinny in Los Angeles… he’s got a special eye for alternative streetscapes.

Dec 7, 2012

CAMERAS HELP


Interior of Matchbook #5.

Dec 7, 2012

MATCHBOOK #7


A little KickStarter reward for Andrea in Beacon!

Dec 7, 2012

FIND OUT NOW


Social service at its worst.