Spring Haikus

I’ve been in a weird place these last couple of months. Delirious happiness, bitter heartbreak, and catastrophic rage have all fraternized in this heart of mine lately. Ain’t being a woman grand? The only way I can make sense of the world is with poetry, and the only way I can process my ever-fluid feelings […]

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Climate

Counting the shakes in the bush, the lovers stand against white railing.

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You

are fresh, wet beads of pomegranate on the table. Candied sheets of want in every slit- every space in the city holds you, your steel and the old tunes. All the coins lying quiet in the empty pool. My love is spitting and ebbing against broad daylight. The greatest, the sum of my evenings, a […]

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NY Visit +Emmy Fashion

Good afternoon all!   These last few weeks have been a whirlwind of fun for me. I traveled to New York City to see my dearest friend/watch the pretty people pass by during Fashion Week and had some trouble getting back down South due to Irma. I’m super grateful for the sights, friends and food I […]

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Back to School

Hello all! I know it has been forever and I’m sorry. I’ve started and stopped a hundred posts due to self-doubt, laziness and a host of other lame excuses in the last two months. Lets catch up. It’s still 1000 degrees here in Alabama, we still have a razor-lipped super villain for a president, and […]

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 Wonder Woman

for Charleena Lyles There’s a hole where the child was. Great big hole- twinkling embers inside with howling sounds flying between the walls of your chest. Indigo smoke in the shape of the last magnolias is pouring from you. Your eyes meet morning’s hard blues and shallow, melon beams. Those beams are stretching against the […]

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