Archive for poetry

Protected: Making Peace #20

09/22/2013  |  Enter your password to view comments.

Fix your hair. Make yourself presentable. Fix the way those flowers wilt and fade on your table. Things shouldn't die.... more

Making Peace #14

09/10/2013  |  7 Comments

Doors Openings In my last apartment, none of the doors shut completely. I hung hand towels over the tops to make the seal... more

What It Means

09/05/2013  |  4 Comments

1. To Love You An adventure for which I have been preparing, long before we met. A practice in honesty with myself and others.... more

Some poetry performance videos at the Northern Exposure kink conference

06/26/2013  |  No Comments

At the Northern Exposure kink conference in Anchorage earlier this month, Sarha, our 2013 IMsL and one of the producers... more

Cornea (My Father’s Eyes)

05/08/2013  |  5 Comments

My mom received a letter from the person who got my dad's eyes after he died. My assumption is that flesh has no opinion of its... more

Love Is Trying Anyway

11/05/2012  |  4 Comments

Love is generous. Love is incomparable. Love is not quantifiable, but we put numbers and words to it anyway, because that... more

To Do While Grieving List

10/28/2012  |  9 Comments

1. Shower ever day. Even if you have to cry through it. 2. Put on clean clothes, even if they... more

Protected: I don’t want to tell you these things.

10/15/2012  |  Enter your password to view comments.

I don't want to tell you what's been going on for the past few months. I don't want to go... more

How To Unlearn Patterns

08/14/2012  |  6 Comments

I am a series of stories and stories and stories I tell myself and others secret truths and whole-hearted lies until they are more... more

The Beat of a Second Heart

07/28/2012  |  7 Comments

I've started crying on airplanes. It used to be ginger ale, now it's wine. I probably should have eaten more... more