Notebook pages while reading "The Memory Keeper"
in The New Yorker
LETTERS TO SVETLANA ALEXIEVICH (WITH A LETTER INSIDE
TO MASHA GESSEN WHO BROUGHT HER TO US IN THE NEW YORKER
Great orange carrot slices in the broth with fresh basil for entry into common living space. Waiting for that. Waiting without much doubt, right. This soup's going to happen. Other things. Other things coming, too. I don't have a clue as to what they are. They all won't arrive like that soup will. They'll be here, though. Ready or not, they'll be here.