Window on the World, Dan Friedman


With the damp dog
On my lap
My laptop glows.
An open window on the world
A world I’d like to ignore
For now
Because now is quiet and still.
Now is like a tree
Singing to itself
In the storm.


Dan Friedman is artistic director and co-founder of the Castillo Theatre and associate dean of the All Stars’ UX. He is a playwright and director.