Grieve. Be sad if you are sad. Let your heart fall and break. Close your eyes. Clench your fists. Be still and silent. Cry thoroughly. Rest your exhausted bones and soul. Rise and reset. Pull up every strength to the surface with your deepest breath. Hug those you love for a long time. Make them smile. Make them laugh. Make something. Use your vision, your hands, your words, your heart, your soul. You are needed. You are love. You are […]
Fortune in a Fist She will not rage because there is no right, choke it all down, swallowed whole inside. Licking her wounds like a cat in the night, the moon carves a crescent on her wrist. shadowing the empty fortune in her fist, she will curl up, scratched, in her mountain nest.
No Navigation Dazed inside infinite doorways of doubt, no no no, it can’t be, it’s not her, she’s me, I am her. The compass is pulled apart, broken down. Navigation is a cruel mess in this town, where everything is only what you want to see, what you want it to be. What was understood is impossibly real, so the signs, in their profound certainty, reroute back to doubt, instantly. Hands feel naked with nothing to hold onto, looking for a pulse….rubbernecking for […]