You, Me, & ego Stumble through an awkward dance Six selfish left feet.
You want an outspoken woman then you claim she is “too much.” You demand conventional beauty then bristle at the time it takes for a face with… Read more “On Shells”
there is no reason for the big men with small words & small minds & big bellies to stand straighter & taller & prouder than me.
i too am made of light even when the weight on my shoulders is so heavy i feel my bones crumbling and though i can see my surroundings… Read more “On Starstuff”
do not hurl rocks at my scars which you caused then cry that it hurts when they ricochet back.
he always had something devious behind his eyes a deep hurt and subtle eagerness to inflict it back on the world. my great sin was trying to… Read more “On Martyrdom”
i was always unconventional a resilient wildflower blooming on my own terms
this house never felt empty until you came and left taking the parts of me with you that insisted i was better alone a home fiercely protected… Read more “On Weakness”
i spent so long being everyone’s muse i forgot i deserve one too
it’s too easy to want you here on days like these heavy cotton fog days impossible to exist in real time everything slows down and you get… Read more “On Persuasion”