happy house

  • pen wipers
  • milk machines at dawn
  • a sign that appears to point in more than one direction
  • the big rhyming sing-a-long to How the Grinch Stole Christmas
  • a pale sun on blond floors
  • a book lover poring over one of their treasured editions
  • hunter-green squash known as Hubbards
  • the seven books you would have if you were limited to seven
  • Lacanau Ocean beach
  • pumpkin bread with raisins
  • allowing the character of a place to sink in slowly
  • a voidee, a last-minute snack
  • pit houses to apartments
  • waiting out a storm

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