You made Sundays into something sweet. Sundays were the days I always hated. Now they’re different with you. You calm me when my serpent brain takes…
Muddy blood and all the love; San Diego
When I left I didn’t realize nearly five years would pass until I came back. San Diego, California. Ocean Beach. Somewhere I used to call “home.” Somewhere I…
I made a mistake
I made a mistake. Perhaps, the biggest mistake of my life. But I have to forgive myself, because I made that mistake out of love. I moved to Washington, D.C. for a good job, and I…
It was love.
A drop in the ocean
There was a time when the sun felt like darkness, and darkness was still darkness. It was all the same. I got caught in a riptide and swept out to sea. At first I thought I was…
For some reason, I needed to come to Amsterdam to remember.
I was walking in Central Park last spring with my friend from college, not talking much, because I had nothing to say. As we were walking…