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April 27, 2010

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I have this conversation all.the.time with my students. Sigh...

I love DFW. I saw him read in DC. His loss is a great loss. "You start being bugged. But you begin to pay attention and become an agent of light."

RIP brother.

I didn't read DFW while he was alive. Now, the more I read by him and about him, the more tragic his death becomes. He really was brilliant and seems to have been a gentle sweet man.

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of coming back
ten hours later
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"After You've Gone"
on the piano
in the corner
of the bedroom
as I enter
in the dark
                   

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