Remember the Way
The walk to life
Was not that far.
I made it out as long and hard.
A single step.
I often say
It was 21 years. 128 more words
3 months, 1 week ago
I’ve been hiding for a long time.
Not behind someone or something else,
Behind another me.
But change comes.
Change is bright.
Like a sand storm, 73 more words
The black night sky
One of my favorites, even if it is really short.
Tide for time
Quarter ebb to salty wound
On the soles of necessity
A boundless leap
Before the endless black
And with Orion as my witness… 312 more words
5 months, 1 week ago
I live in a world without a sun
Perched on the outstretched arms of a cat and her cradle
I see only outlines of things… 66 more words
6 months, 4 weeks ago
Like a gravity bomb grounding levity
Scattered for angels to devour
Searching for survivors
The remnant nerve endings of burning feelings
Echoes of ghosts and shadowed spectres
Evidence of burdens beyond thought
I wrote this one as a mixture of seeing people’s reactions to me walking down the street while holding another man’s hand, and the daily reactions I get while wearing a rainbow bracelet. 96 more words
7 months, 3 weeks ago