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Being Happy 

So neuroscience says I should name my feelings to be happier.  Like we all don’t want to keep the Hoover Dam intact or something.  This has historically been a hard time of year for me, and the past few years haven’t done anything to better this...

Storing Moments #vss

These cool sheets warm beneath my weight. They form a woven net of fibres to hold what my mind begs to release. And the act of letting go to these sheets lets breath climb to a place I have not let it go throughout this day. I neither buried nor denied the aches or...

The Meal #poetry 

‪I went for one side ‬‪Of the simply set table‬ ‪Then stopped‬ ‪Turning to a disheveled man‬ ‪Apron smeared with effort‬ ‪Smile crooked with attention‬ ‪ Where do you want me? I said‬ ‪ I want you by my side‬, Here‬ ‪And in there, he said nodding towards a closed...

Welts of the Cane 

A Lesson in Pain He said life is cruel and she had no reason to doubt him. She went through the catalogue of the last decades of her own life, then broadened her thoughts to a world of poverty, disaster and hatred. Life is cruel. It can be cruel. I’m not here to...