I wear a new backpack with colorful metal studs. I wear it in memory of my wife, who loved bling and men who carried bags.
The bench I sit on
bears a plaque: “Polly loved the
ocean,” a foot away.
Author: Tom D'Evelyn
Tom D'Evelyn is a private editor and writing tutor in Cranston RI and, thanks to the web, across the US and in the UK. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. D'Evelyn has a PhD in Comparative Literature from UC Berkeley. Before retiring he held positions at The Christian Science Monitor, Harvard University Press, Boston University and Brown University. He ran a literary agency for ten years, publishing books by Leonard Nathan and Arthur Quinn, among others. Before moving to Portland OR he was managing editor at Single Island Press, Portsmouth NH. He blogs at http://tdevelyn.com and other sites.
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One thought on “Outside Providence LV (bling)”
Difficult times, Tom. I like the idea of that bag. Best wishes, John