Author: David Kirby

What Love Is

Issue 12 | Summer 2024 |

                              Can’t define it? Who can. Love gets mixed up with              everything else: sex, money, social status, friends                           and relatives, what church you go to, which teams you cheer for. Let’s try this: think of the things you love                           that aren’t people. My neighbor was              in Berlin years ago, and he says some older …

Good Stroke

Issue 9 | Winter 2022 |

                 I’m listening to Big Daddy Webster’s band and digging it                           but can’t help noticing that Daddy is not quite himself, is as talented as ever and as jovial and charismatic                           as the leader of a band this good would have to be              yet somewhat subdued, a little less talky, a little more prone …