In an age where words and the definitions of things such as beauty, rights, intimacy and love are always changing, it may be difficult to respond to life honestly. There are so many messages about loving yourself, and how effective that campaign is I guess only time will tell….mean while all of the real people are … More Is love enough?
When something dies, coming to an abrupt end–there’s usually a period of cold shock. As a child, I remember being afraid of death having terribly vivid dreams of being hurt and feeling the cold rush into the now exposed part of me. I’d then wake up and pull my blanket to my neck and stay awake … More What’s the point of Death?
“In sleep I am looking for poems in the shape of open V’s of birds flying in formation, or open arms saying, I forgive you, all.” —Elizabeth Alexander, Academy of American Poets Chancellor You dont have to wait until the month of April to enjoy amazing poetry. Poets.org is offering readers a poem-a-day … More Poem-A-Day
“All the while reality is staring you in the face every morning at 6:30, you’re awake.” … More Being Awakened.