love enough for everything

once more, i sit down to write You; once more, i don’t know what to say. i’ve been thinking about words like love, enough and everything and wondering if i even know what they mean. love has begun to feel like a fight to the death, and i am still not good at dying. You…

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weight and age

my house has been creaking and groaning lately joints stiffened, spine misaligned old wounds throbbing with the shift in the weather for the first time i noticed a silver thread among the cowlick hair shocked upright by the scar that arcs down my head it joins the company of others earlier earned i am still…

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strange sunrise

i looked out the window at the perfect moment one morning to see the sky washed in raspberry-colored clouds as the sun conquered the horizon when i looked backĀ a few minutes later the blaze had faded and the naked trees were stark against a background of gray brilliance swallowed by gloom so it was centuries…

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