‘Pocket Worry’

I taste like soot, charcoal drawings and acrylic paints, shoving your red raw fist into your mouth, choking on blood and snapping your fingerbones with your teeth, broken. • my soul is too large for here, and my heart is too big for your hands. I say I am sorry, for loving too much, for … Continue reading ‘Pocket Worry’

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‘Sweet Woman!’

You touched her like she was seven layers of cake, consumed her, frosting and icing, licked the plate clean. You inhale the haze alongside her, perch on a porch with a lit match between your fingers, laugh and remember. She touches your knee, you see? That is remembering. • There is a photograph of you, … Continue reading ‘Sweet Woman!’