A heavy load

“What It Takes,”

What will my grandchildren remember of me

The St. Barts locals

It is highly doubtful that safety can be furthered through piling even higher our already-mountainous stockpiles of firepower

Things are not quite the way they used to be here

I am the fire-builder in my house

So began a deep distrust of the subways and their grates

It was a good day for him and a good day for me

This has been a year for reflection necessitated by events, but events that are difficult to process