Saturday, June 15, 2019

two short poems

Mermaid Oracle
you put the shell to
your ear but
instead of the ocean
you heard
the hazel tree
tell you
grow grow



Betrayal, Heartache, and What I Wore
a dress of crimson velvet
crushed like our dreams
rough against my skin
like my ex-boyfriend's stubble

a gloomy October day

Today is the third day in a row of dark, rainy weather. This kind of weather makes my pain and fatigue worse. Thus, today has been a rough d...