Category Archives: back to the land

Motivational Lecture

This is how I get motivated to find a job, once we move to the house on the pond and I give up my welfare checks. Moving itself is kind of a let down, I am feeling lost actually, as … Continue reading

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Spare Change of Circumstances

While I’m waiting to hear from Peter, I meet a man who seems enchantingly desirable to me. He is dark and graceful, a sometimes member of the street theater collective Angels of Light. I have no distractions to obsession, Caitlin … Continue reading

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Escape

I find another boyfriend at Goddard, younger than me but he wants to ditch school and take me and Caitlin to California, he loves the idea of a ready-made family. I like the idea too.  I am determined to leave … Continue reading

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Mere Anarchy

We only stay in Bethlehem for a semester because Peter decides to attend Goddard College in Plainfield, Vermont, a school which people  have actually heard of for something besides drugs.  It has a real administration, real teachers, and history that … Continue reading

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Once we were hippies

Karl and me today, and back in the day, when we lived in the wood, life was so good, and we read by the light of the moon (or a kerosene lamp).

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