I suppose it’s a bit like locking the door – then twisting the handle three or six times, just to check it’s binding. You know what you’ve done, but that doesn’t mean you feel it. You need something beyond the knowing of it. Something to click in the deepest part. The ancient part. I knew all along you were wrongContinue reading “Sentient”
I’ll know, she says, when he says – come here. The space he’ll make in the crook of his arm. The trick, she adds, is to accept the invitation. With time, the most foreign place can feel like home.
I made a list of things that have changed in the stretch of time since I saw you last. A top five in some-particular-order I thought you might like to know. In the desert certain things grow – so here goes. Here’s what you haven’t heard in the millions of seconds since the tick tock ofContinue reading “Warning’s fair. I don’t care. Very much (a declaration of independence)”
There are times when I experience a certain calm. As if diving into the ocean, shock gives over to a yielding. A soft sensation of surrender that I will remember and forget a thousand times – and again. An understanding that never arrives announced. I used to love opening my eyes under water. Searching throughContinue reading “A certain calm”