Tag: #love #memories

  • I tucked in my wayward knees, giving room to the women dashing up and down the corridor leading to and from the cooking area. A line of seesawing washcloths grazed the back of my neck and I ducked down my head too. Cradling my useless body to myself, I sat on a bench next to […]

  • The sun falls out of the sky when I think of you. Butterflies; a chorus of mocking crows. Blood flees from my heart and I die a little. When I speak of you my tongue twists into a dirge teeth; an army of knives laughter starts to bitter. See how you’ve made me a glutton […]

  • Little poems

    Tap water slides off my face and if all water finds the sea then fish swim in my tears. The tree is heavy with fruit. Yet blandness stains the tongue for it is too early in the season. Invisible buses ferry dust and leaves without anchors past my window. I wonder if sometimes they snatch […]

  • Nothingness

    It comes and goes a fever that flares up and breaks a searing heat incinerating reason from the mind a damp coolness over the heart a see-saw balancing things that she saw not crooked images half lies palms riddled with broken life lines until finally all that lies broken is that thing that has become […]

  • By now the world should know that I love words! I love ’em to bits! I was once challenged that if I wanted to really develop my writing in the genre of my choice I should read 100 books by other authors in that genre. Now here is the problem, I don’t yet know exactly […]

  • Mamaa

    You see I barely even remember you, I try really hard but you slip behind the veils of my mind, And I feel as if I’m trying to catch the wind as it blows past me, this tangible nothingness I cannot grasp, So when they tell me that your voice was stern but smooth, and […]