they say when you pick up a pencil your hand only knows how to draw the object of your desire, so why do only half drawn faces riddle my paper? a page in my notepad is titled: 'questions' i only wrote one line: 'do you feel' i never finished writing it out, maybe the first… Continue reading half moon
i drop a white marble, one by one like Gretel on her afternoon walk not with hope of a return, just with some thoughts of a wishing (you) well: a freedom to have found what you sought i am lightening your load, i am letting you go, you said- 'this is the purest form of… Continue reading pure
your shadow in the door your echoes down the hall the sun that hit us both now split through two windows our hands are tied we bleed from a self-inflicted blow two arrows standing straight too stiff to bend the bow
the ocean welcomes me back each time i return with a new face, i spent so much time waving hello while i was drowning beneath its waves the child with a dream of a castle the teen who felt like an impostor the youth who sought the sunrise the woman who now looks forward, deeper… Continue reading home is where the shore is
i forgot how much i missed sitting with you in the dark i arrived late to our meeting and yet You saved me a spot i did not want to leave i think, why did it take me this long it is you behind every face, it is you in every song love, lovers, i… Continue reading love / Love
tonight i closed the book before the ink had dried. i took a laser beam and a needle and tried to focus on how far they penetrated into my heart. i took a scalpel and carved out the honeycombs of the homes of the little lives who claimed residence. i cleared out the rooms, dusted… Continue reading for sale, by owner
There is nothing like those for whom it is none of their business, for spying on other people's actions. Why is it that gentleman only ever comes at dusk? Why does Monsieur So-and-so never hang his key on the hook on Thursdays? Why does he always go down the back streets? Why does madame always… Continue reading a sorry state of affairs.