Music makes me remember the time we… yeah. It won’t let me forget what I was like when I was young. I hear a song from ten years ago and the words press on my chest between the rhythm of the song and the beating of my heart. I discover something new nearly everyday and […]
The wooden floor is hard against my head. Colored lights crawl across the wall warping in the cob-webbed corners. In the next room ending credits play. The babysitter opens the screen door. I hear my mother’s voice but not what she says. I’m pretending to be asleep.
I am envious of the lens that saw him moments before he died–he smiled. kids rolled down hills, their screams were the things of dreams… I tumble and feel wet grass, growing around his gravestone, a place that marks the letter sealed inside. words eaten long ago by worms–scorched on a sidewalk, split in half […]
Technicolor eyelashes drip, elfish ears are pink under a hot and heavy sun. Ruby beads stain a t-shirt, are covered by nervous laughter. We make conversation on a street dotted by lengths of chain-link fence, past overgrown yards with barking dogs.