Staying Home

The sun is a gentle bath, Quiet and warm The color is rising back into the earth’s cheeks These were perfect days to stay home from school, Full of endless promise And unburded by anything But a flu. The idea that biases or roadblocks were ahead of me Was only as concrete as the contentsContinue reading “Staying Home”

Shake it Off, And Just Stay Quiet

It’s a lot harder in the moment, Not to bite into that bitter apple of anger. And all those little things, the mindless ones, Are the hardest. And I bite back, When my fuse only warms. But I know, anger’s clothes, And I know to back away And shut up. Let it pass, Honored, andContinue reading “Shake it Off, And Just Stay Quiet”