Green

“A lean sweetness opens into
humming depths and
you remember the scent from years you thought dead.
Your sour eyes remember the thin, brilliant blue of
the decades before I was born.”

Spring Haikus

I’ve been in a weird place these last couple of months. Delirious happiness, bitter heartbreak, and catastrophic rage have all …

Climate

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

You

are fresh, wet beads of pomegranate on the table. Candied sheets of want in every slit- every space in the …

NY Visit +Emmy Fashion

NY Visit +Emmy Fashion

Good afternoon all!   These last few weeks have been a whirlwind of fun for me. I traveled to New York …

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 …

 Wonder Woman

for Charleena Lyles There’s a hole where the child was. Great big hole- twinkling embers inside with howling sounds flying …

How To Wake Up Mindfully

I’ve always been and will forever be a morning person- the type of morning person who is in the kitchen …

Birmingham: A Love Story

It was ten summers ago when my father informed me that we were moving to Alabama. I thought I had …

What About Your Friends?

      I’m walking hand in hand with my S.O on 4th Avenue South, heart racing to the beat …

New

The old ice is nothing but slop under the fever of June,
the old lover just a breath held too long

The First Post

Hi there! I’m the Iron Sister. Do you love all things bright, soulful, sentimental and chic? Then we’re already off …