Mom Dreams

Daylight is disturbing enough with her, teetering on the edge Of my hard-drawn boundaries, Sticking a particular finger across. She doesn’t even realize, she lacks the mental fortitude. As if she hadn’t already had enough of my time, I see her behind my lids, Mom dreams; fear and beach scenes, Day after night, I searchContinue reading “Mom Dreams”

Dr. Suess for Adults

I am an adult And I know that the woman Is sick with fear, Stunted In the disguise of an adult. But, my knowledge doesn’t blunt her viciousness. Or her power as a “parent” To isolate and try to destroy a sister. I don’t hate her, I despise knowing that no amount of distance orContinue reading “Dr. Suess for Adults”