it is hot and loud.you grumble through the crowd.shaken and jostled that she had caused thisthis hard right and sharp dip that make her bones rattle.and perched on your hip she slips slightlywhen you stop to curse at the guy on a skateboard.hard words to understand hard hands hold her more tightly.the sudden halt surprised […]
‘you know what daddy?’sends mesuddenlyspinning down rabbit holesof mysteryinto the unknownand unshownand undetected spaces of imagined,actionscrashing,through far flungpatternsof my son’s mind,where he kite chaseswith patience and those ideashe hasi sayfit into spaceswhere only his framecan fitso I sit still and affected by his cloud chasingwhile facingthe amazingrealityhe’s gazinginto his futureand at his truth there,perfected.
i knew something was shifting when you looked over my shoulder and started laughing with the dancing woman on the wall. the lightness surprised me. distracted from the story so far i imagined that your release was imminent. i wanted to call ma, call my sis, check in, no worries yet, he’s still good. soft […]