Laurie Lamon

  • Praise

    Hear the author read this poem (in RealAudio) I heard the dogs before. I opened the door late, after work— first Maude who was…

  • Potato

    There is one beauty. it knows. The rest is blindness, earth closing around itself, surrounded by hunger. For a hundred days, a thousand, it is…

  • When You Tell Me

    When you tell me I should keep the house. and furniture, the air. inside the car is like. the breath a woman holds, breaking eggs against. a…


Riding Unicycles in a Cave

"If you fall down and break your leg, there's no way out."


Carrot: A Pitch-Perfect Satire of Tech

"It's not just a vegetable. It's what a vegetable should be."


An Ingenious 360-Degree Time-Lapse

Watch the world become a cartoonishly small playground


The Benefits of Living Alone on a Mountain

"You really have to love solitary time by yourself."


The Rise of the Cat Tattoo

How a Brooklyn tattoo artist popularized the "cattoo"



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