Notes on the Atrocities Like a 100-watt radio station, broadcasting to the dozens...
Friday, May 23, 2003
Cresting the low summit of the Steel Bridge, muddy Willamette pouring north to the Columbia, but Mediterranean under rare lazuline sky. Grim Oregonians having forgotten the blue, feeling strangely hopeful, smiling on the bus. Ah, hope -- as long as the sun shines.