Tag Archives: water

Sunny Side

  I step off the downtown bus In humid, too-hot-for-spring heat. I remember when I first moved To this side of town and Put a bridge between my geography. Here, lines of skateboarders And littered trails by the river, Buildings … Continue reading

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Baptismal Font

We’re napping in a basement Seeping with sweat Sewage leaking through the cracks In the floor and our hearts. This foundation is a tribute To Old Faithful. Matched fingertips Charred from mediocre string strumming, From cracking into a piƱata That … Continue reading

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Detox

Friday night loathing; Deceivingly humid Sweat, approximately scattered with dreams on my sheets. On cue, My eyes flap open And graze on a ceiling Worth staring at, apparently. Groaning like a hurricane I drown myself back into purgatory. I’m gone … Continue reading

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Stuff

Everyone I’ve loved Is made of 65% water. I never learned to swim. So I sink. Slowly. I ran into a glass door today. I ran into people. Both hurt The same Exact Way. I read a study That people … Continue reading

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