Wednesday, March 5, 2008

Places I have Lived

1956 Cellar apartment in Tracy, MN – beginning
1958 Modest house in Tracy, MN – awareness
1960 Old house in New Ulm, MN – cowgirl
1964 New house in New Ulm, MN – skater
1967 Farm house by Sleepy Eye, MN – solitude
1971 Rental house in Sleepy Eye, MN – adolescence
1975 Basement apartment in Canby, MN – loneliness
1976 Upper apartment in Slayton, MN – disconcerted
1976 Rental house in Sleepy Eye, MN – sanctuary
1979 Portioned house in LaPorte, IN – transition
1980 Upstairs apartment in LaPorte, IN – turmoil
1981 Shared house in LaPorte, IN – waiting
1981 Occupied apartment in Phoenix, AZ – provisional
1981 Tiny apartment in Phoenix, AZ – dispossessed
1982 Nameless apartment in Phoenix, AZ – terrified
1983 Little house in Phoenix, AZ – blessing
1988 Top floor apartment in Phoenix, AZ – adventure
1989 House in Phoenix, AZ – home