Since last we spoke

Its been far too long since last we spoke. Since last we sat across from each other, looked each other in the eye, and exchanged ideas and about something we both cared about. It never once dawned on me that my interest in things would gladly change to any interest you may possess, for even […]

1: Wake up

Darkness overwhelms her, swirling in all directions swallowing her being. Memories blur from the back of her mind to infinity. She can almost reach out and touch his hair again. Lingering in the air is the pungent breath of blood. Silence has overtaken the darkness isolating all of her senses. Is this hell? She reaches […]

Rider

background: This is a poem that is highly inspired and built on the poem/lyrics found in the songs of the Australian cowboy film called the Proposition. I won’t take credit for the structure or the perspective but I had a really fun time writing it and thought it was still worth sharing (we could also […]

Up and Running!

After about a year and a half of procrastination I finally decided to migrate this blog! Though in fairness there was no particular reason to worry about migration until my current hosting was due for renewal. So I guess external motivations really are the best? That being said, I have grossly abandoned my site for […]

Birthday

I watch you as you grow, thinking always of how we first met, a tiny package in the hands of a brazen nurse, hauling you down a flight of stairs. We’d been in the hospital for several days, and before that your mother and I had stayed in a hotel together for one night. You […]