Grounded as you are, Do you ever miss Being swept off your feet? Being on cloud nine? Taken to the moon? Over the moon? All that Is missed. Sometimes, Once in a while The extraordinary The desire The passion The wanting, Is much needed.
A young couple living in the city has the opportunity to enjoy nightlights every evening. Nova is standing by the window looking at the lights in awe. She has never understood why she’s always thought of them as magical. She signals to her partner, Leo, to come enjoy the view with her. As he looks … Continue reading Nightlights Tragedy
SCENE. Dark room, one lamp lit. Sitting across from each other, T and T. Amy Winehouse playing in the background He Can Only Hold Her on repeat. On the side table Howard Sounes' Amy, 27 and a newly opened box of cancer sticks. Tense atmosphere filled with memories of half-truths and substandard words of encouragement. Same faces but completely … Continue reading Feeling Other: Relapse
She stopped trying so hard, left despite how much she wanted to stay. Experienced the agitation of not wanting to let go. So she still clung on. In subtle ways. She knew she was still there, she was still angry, she was still bitter. I got home and watered my succulents. On the verge of death I … Continue reading The Ease Of Letting Go
“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.” - Anne Lamott You are going to hate this because I am going to explicitly explain myself in all the ways you advised me against. You will also hate it because … Continue reading For Emma, Forever Ago