I’ll never forget the Easter of 1989. I was 7, a little red-cheeked girl overly confident of my cuteness in an eggshell-blue church dress, frills and bows included. The family Easter egg hunt was being held on an older relative’s farm. Ten dollars and a bag of candy was being offered as the … [Read More...]
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You reach for me With nicotine fingers Charming my skin just a bit But I pull away In a puff of smoke Because your hands and mine never fit Your eyes flash Your nostrils flare And icicles hang from your breath Your banishment thrills me For staying with you Can only lead me to death … [Read More...]
I feel like the rain is sad today That maybe it misses you too And puddles and flooding and rain boots Are hopeless love letters to you I think that the sun is angry today That you go weeks without saying a word And it's trying so hard to burn your face Because at least then it'll know that … [Read More...]