Archive for May 14th, 2007


Steelhead Variations

May 14, 2007

“…The steelhead
is a Burmese spy, a hired gun
from Crete.”
-Richard Hugo, Plunking the Skagit

All men strive to possess that thing they find most beautiful. To touch it. To sweat and bleed for it. To look at it and say, “Mine.”

For some it is a lawn. For others it’s a Porsche.

Too bad for them.