Live Virtual Group Session: 12PM EST March 4th 2022

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For this session we read an excerpt from We Lived Happily During the War by Ilya Kaminsky, posted below. 

Our prompt was: “Write about living in an invisible house.

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We Lived Happily During the War by Ilya Kaminsky

And when they bombed other people’s houses, we
but not enough, we opposed them but not
enough. I was
in my bed, around my bed America
was falling: invisible house by invisible house by invisible house.
I took a chair outside and watched the sun.
In the sixth month
of a disastrous reign in the house of money
in the street of money in the city of money in the country of money,
our great country of money, we (forgive us)
lived happily during the war.