And perfect sentence from Lucinella by Lore Segal: “Sweetness suffuses my blood like a substance that melts jealousy in retrospect.” … More
Words For Life
DESIDERATA Go placidly amid the noise and the haste, and remember what peace there may be in silence. As far … More
The View From The Smoking Room
I can see through windows once obscured by the lime tree that now stands smaller, nude and the skeleton of … More
A poem for the 26th day of NaPoWriMo. Originally published on Hijacked Amygdala here.
You, me, empty beach Lukewarm tea in polystyrene Secret thoughts cast out to sea On broken glass you fell asleep … More
I told myself that As soon as that plant dies, I’ll leave you. It’s fucking thriving.
Standing on the cliff edge, two feet away from certain death, I hurled the contents of the velvet box into … More
circa 1 B.C (Before Cancer)
There was a time when you weren’t sick. You did Dad things: fishing and football and DIY and karate and … More
Part 2 – The Scarecrow
[READ PART 1 HERE] The field did not know how to survive without the farmer. She tried to remember all … More
Part 1 – The Farmer
Once upon a fairly recent time, a farmer’s wife fortuitously procured a large piece of land. She did not expect to … More
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