Dear Sylas You never saw the sun. Created and cradled in the dark I knew you alive, inside my body we lived together -with exception of the kicks your Father felt no one knew you. Grief is lonely and days after you’d left our space I still felt you move within an infant ghost haunting my […]
I listen to you hang up my heart sinks I ask the air why is love the most important thing to me? why does it matter above all else? My head spins I close my eyes ’til sleep comes.
a good day begins as the sun rises she eats her oatmeal sips her soy I make my coffee pour the granola we walk listening to birds chirp neighbors smile nod say hello she giggles at the dogs in their yards the birds in their trees we find our park do a lap then swing she […]
wake up with the sun eyes wrinkle with smiles the baby lays sleeping dreaming of puppies and drums she stirs awaking happy the three of us sneak off a Sunday morning adventure into your quiet town to gather treats for our lovers and loved as they lie sleeping we cook we teach we learn breakfast […]
naked summer sleeping diagonal over sheets something else to get used to
I said aloud it’ll be easy not to call easy not to miss but I forgot how lonely afternoons can be when the baby sleeps and the only thing to look forward to is night and the quiet of sleeping
from this view cities glow with their lanterns of fog and it is hard through sleepy eyes not to be moody and think of you the baby wakes I see one star remember our conversations of constellations try not to think of you I settle baby in throw a wrap round both our shoulders and […]