Cover Art: Gordon Bond
Copyright 2000 by Linda Zimmermann
Smashwords Edition 2013 ISBN: 978-1-937174-21-7
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To those long summer nights at the lake
listening to baseball games with my dad,
and to the ‘69 Mets who taught me
that anything is possible.
“Today marks my fourth year on this godforsaken flyspeck, which makes my rescue team about three and a half years late. You would have thought I would have given up hope after a couple of years. But hope is the damnedest thing, like a chronic rash that itches only after you’ve forgotten about it.”