Monthly Archives: June 2016

emotions as they sea(m)

before writing, the heart must bear the slowness of a wave’s crest as it laps the grainy shore, a confident arrival to the uncertainty of myriad minute minerals who’ve built homes on top around beneath behind each other, prepared to … Continue reading

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Metamorphosis

When dawn breaks over the horizon of your body’s surface, let your soul succumb to music played by pleasured souls. Give cold away to age old warmths and for once take in and trust whispered promises and when midnight settles … Continue reading

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Written Approval

you can use my body as an Etch-a-Sketch and draw unto me your beliefs in black and white your marvelous frown of concentration moves me and I swear, I could drown in the crease of your brow and although this … Continue reading

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a force to be reckoned with

i did not write today my arms, at rest, turned desire into a charlatan because i am a mother who believes in moderation, and the artist in me is a child. gazes as glints of buildings and the lustre of … Continue reading

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Gift: A name to life

I wonder why red. Why the borders of her lips were traced with such a fiery and rough-cut color. why she picked aftermath of war to wipe on her face. I wonder if she looked in the mirror before she … Continue reading

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For Good

“See? We did something for someone else’s good!” Her kindness tasted like the smoke of a charred house, something left behind to rise in the wake of tragedy. I count the grey hairs that slithered on her head as she … Continue reading

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