In Flux

  I am beginning to believe That we only get better at being alone over time. That we only master the art of tucking ourselves in, sleeping beside...

Fearless

I should let you know that I hate that word – maybe not the word, maybe just the way you use it on me. “Fearless” Because I do not...

Bird Feeders

Bird Feeders Old men grow hair from their noses and ears and yet their voices are right and assured, never asking what they’re worth. While their wives wash...

Value

  In a world where value is ascertained; By the price tag; Where everything is measured; In monetary terms; Where relationships are appraised; As investments for profitable returns; Where careers are...

Dear White America

  Not to toot my own horn but I know you like me. You say it often enough without actually saying it   you say “you’re so pretty” and “where are you from...

Afternoon Delight

Hello there, I see you, bright and full of life. Glowing in your golden shell, your kiss warms my skin. I yearn to sit beside you on...