What can YOU say in six sentences?
Kelly was hunched in the bathroom stall deep breathing through the latest round of morning sickness when the door opened and the lights went out.
“Hey, I’m in here!” she hollered and the lights blipped back on.
She heard 'clip clip clip’ then familiar chicken feet appeared in the stall next to hers, twisted nails all done up in dusty pink polish, sandals just this side of work-appropriate. Then the whistling started. Kelly wanted nothing more than to run out of there, but the…Continue
Stopped in my tracks, coffee in hand on the way to the car to watch the dew weeping from juniper and mulberry with the sun peeping out behind distant rooftops feeling consumed by something so pretty.
Stopped at the gas station for my daily bread on the way to the job, the scent of salty garlic bagel wafting over from the passenger seat, really looking forward to the 10 o’clock coffee break.
Cruising 84, eyes on the lookout for Johnny Law, but my mind is all…Continue
Ah, Easter Egg, welcome.
How were your travels in the desert, and what name did you bring to me?
We shall dream of the rain and we will sing all our names to the sun, to the sky, to the dark, to the world!
I am each toe, you balance, and you are each word I know.
We are every color that we smile in everyone!
Lean, soft, blue, me and you.
August 13, 2012
I tried to hide under her couch but there were already too many people there, so I tried the closet instead, but judging by the doors that couldn’t close because of the creatures crammed inside, I wasn’t going to fit in there either! Wound up hiding in the corner of the kitchen (sort of behind the pantry cabinet) but when I noticed she had illegal pixie dust plants growing on the shelf and I was inches away from sneezing and giving myself away I padded around the corner and found the…Continue
1. bouncing in the crib to the sound of "wipeout" by the surfaris (post lights out), then flopping down when i heard dad coming down the hall
2. me and kevin having chickenpox at the same time on easter sunday
3. the bullies chasing mom and us down an alley because he said he'd throw my mom off the roof
4. first night sleeping in the new house, not hearing laguardia airport, not hearing anything but crickets and it being so very dark outside, and hating…Continue