Paper Poetry

Made from words found in "Note-worthy: November releases cover range of human experience," which appeared in issue 49 of FlagLive! 

Letter From Home

Every December, in the hallway outside the kitchen, my mother tacked up a large piece of construction paper divided into five columns. This was the Christmas list, and on it we five kids were invited to write our wants, our desires. From age 8 to 14 the only things that appeared in my column…