I was intertwined in the campfire of your anointingwith candescent ash flickering in the melted streams of sun,I was taken by the shadowed blessing looming over this alter.Bushels prime for roasting,Sky wet with the dew of morningand you were nowhere to be found.Silent wind passing through,Crows falling from the skyand I was still filled with […]

You questioned us, so you questioned me, and I just knew I was bound to lose it all. Up until then I had been praised and promised never to be replaced, to be chosen over and over again by you. But now, in the middle of summer, you weren’t so sure anymore. But it wasn’t […]

A couple dozen crows migrated above me, cackling and cawing. It felt like it had been for me, their clawing for palms to rest upon and flapping through mangled stems, fighting its resistance, to get one un-cured olive. My eyes were fixed on the lack of scarcity in the sky. On the birds, wind, reaching […]

Something has changed today. The cars are hushed The breeze is bold The sun is diluted for my eyes to hold. And I can smell the chlorine, the sap, and the fertilizer. I can hear the fountain, the conversation, the bees. It tastes like a childhood morning, full of nothing to do and going outside […]

You’ve only just begun and already you make plans to sprint ahead. You crave a journey set neatly before you, ready for you to fill, with no sudden instances or surprises. You place relationships as the driving force of your life, using it as a way to change your temperature or validate your emotions. Should […]