FU or Ain’t That Some Shit

There comes a time in a woman’s 42 years of life where she has to take a stand. Where she has to confront this love/hate relationship she has because, “Being in love with you ain’t cheap.” Now, I’ve seen you during all kinds of seasons, from dusk until dawn…we’ve...

Pythagorean Theorem

I want to wrap my Words around your Pythagorean Theorem to find out what Even felt when first touched by Odd   I want you to kiss me with your stableness and have your numbers make rise my words to your exponents   I want to roll my alliterations around your...

This Is How We Heal…

Imperfectly. I woke up one morning looking at the inside of my forearm. It was more like I was stretching my arm and noticed something was missing. I stared and stared, and could barely see the remnants of a burn from when I was little. I burned it either from an iron...

The Purple Crayon

“Your mother cut me.” These were words I didn’t understand coming out of my aunt’s mouth. The plastic covering on my grandparent’s couch stuck to my skin as I reached up to get a better look. Her outstretched hand was holding bloody green pieces of glass. “Huh?” It...