The Ceremony of Re-Naming

Your eyes chart me As though you’d never sailed forth before And I, on top, am your maiden voyage. We aren’t looking at each other much But in...

Creative Writing: Parakeet

There is one live bird in the cage and it looks out over a front yard. Two flower pots of wilted rose bushes are...
Pixabay, darksouls1

Nothing in between

How does one find words for things that are but one big blur? A fragment here, another there, as countless feelings stir It’s all inside, and...

Creative Writing: A Leap for Faith

“Well, if you think about it, it’s more one of your everyday metaphysical leaps, more’n anything…” The chasm yawned outward from beneath their feet.  Barely...

Creative Writing: A Leap for Faith

“Well, if you think about it, it’s more one of your everyday metaphysical leaps, more’n anything…” The chasm yawned outward from beneath their feet. ...

Creative Writing: Scientists Have Discovered How to Unboil an Egg

I make pottery. Leaving a warm ceramic handprint But still, half-baked. I write poetry. Loose words fall into black ink But still, half-shaped.