Just moved into this new office, at this new desk; with the push of a button it goes: UP and DOWN, UP and DOWN. I plan to read about children literature, witness literature and travel literature at this desk today.
The poems I will be reading the day after tomorrow in Stockholm, the organizers need to know so the person who’re reading the Swedish translations have time to practice; with my new fountain-pen, it’s a bit silly, it’s expensive, but I love the sound of it writing, the weight of it, very much; I note …
Ten to twelve, I was trying to make myself useful, trying to be the good guest; I did the dishes, I broke the French press, it shattered, I will be paying for it of cause.
The blank page is being filled with numbers and names: Jennifer Karmin, Red Rover, Cell:773-, 1474 N, Chicago, 2/11 – Colombia College; and drawings, doodles, done in a hectic manner, the ink is blue.