backtotop

poetry

Hot Stomach

Little bursts of happiness at the sight of the light at the end of the tunnel. Quickly and unforgivingly shot back down after crossing the threshold of too much excitement. Don’t you hurry now! You must wait, and wait patiently for your turn. Your time will come. It will trickle down slowly until you have […]

Take Me Instead

The vulnerability, the fragility of it all, that which surrounds a loved member in the cast of your life. A sweet sadness arises, then overtakes, then passes. So sad yet enough sweetness to bring with it a layer of gratitude. All mixed up, served brutally sharp. We shouldn’t have it any other way. How long […]