I was a fairy

When I was small, I was a fairy; Then I grew up, into a power ranger. When he was small, he was unavailable; Then he grew up, or maybe he didn’t. He sees a calm creek; I feel an avalanche. We hide behind who we are; It’s what keeps us as we are. – Where … Continue reading

A Siren Cries

I cannot look, Not too much; People’s eyes are what make you Fall for them; Every glance has a beauty, Each moment involving us turns Into a soul-stirring shudder, Even when not shared; Haven’t you been told How sharing is caring; Haven’t you ever heard The cry of a siren; A hopeful desperation, A loving … Continue reading

All the Wrong Lessons

I met a man on the bus today. I started making conversation, “Isn’t it funny how we are strangers, Yet have something in common? And isn’t it funny how if we’d ever talk, We’d never mention that what’s in common?” The man looked at me, “Are you a tourist?” I said, “nah, Just a writer.” … Continue reading