(1) It’s as bright as June outside but the sunlight is hollow. The wind is moving everything it can move.

(2) Our neighbors are having a yard sale: one neighbor purchases spoons from another.

(3) Coming out of the Kinkos with copies of Tamora and The Demon Lover / House-Carpenter song, the wall of green-and-yellow trees along Charles Street is festooned with loose, swirling leaves, from sidewalk to canopy. Circles of leaves are spinning and elevating on the concrete steps.

(4) The mail contains a renewal notice for a magazine and a train ticket from Berlin to Poznan.