Looking into the eyes of others

Eyes. They serve as windows onto your soul. Supposedly. Eyes. A stare. They supposedly connect you with others. You can perhaps tell if someone is lying by looking at their eyes. You can connect deeply with someone through each other’s eyes. Supposedly. There are some cultures where direct […]

My walk full of ladders

I am an extremely superstitious person. My mom had me believing my itchy hand meant money was coming my way and that an upside down broom swept unwanted guests away. I thought it was a very odd thing growing up so superstitious. Now, I miss it. I miss […]

Tick tock

Tick tock, tick tock Tick, Tick We’ve been sick Clock is running out Tick, Tick, tick It’s a quarter to midnight Made it under the wire The wire made me Tick tock, tick tock Time is running out on this charade Which mask shall get undone? There’s more […]

Tomorrow is Tomorrow

Tonight I mourn I grieve for everything I have lost I fault myself for the fractures A tsunami of painful memories A tidal wave of sorrow A collapse of the shield A minefield of regrets A puddle of neverending tears A review of the missteps A will to […]