I am not Texas. I am not the Texas in the dozens and dozens of United States v. Texas & Texas v. United States cases. I am not Texas. I am not the Texas that prides itself on being ranked at the very bottom when… Read More ›
Angry hands shaping pottery Pottery forcefully replicated Replicated with maker’s fears Fears that misunderstand Misunderstand and forget Forget the purpose of pottery – Pottery never dedicated Dedicated woefully and forced to bend Bend and break Break and bend and … Read More ›
My latest poem about the magical power of words on a page came during a “bell hooks” moment, that is when I wanted to sleep but my brain had other plans.
Poem inspired by the juxtapositions of life.
Aged Stillness Hidden fortresses Hidden, starving hearts Hidden within boxes with potential echoes in mourning’s fog Hidden within tangled webs with disguised hopes and fears Hidden, now forgotten with blind victims Hidden, faint potential echoes linger with longings to shatter the… Read More ›