Marriage

We are better when we are on our own. We are better when we can only rely on each other. Better when we are traveling. Better on the road, on the fly, on foreign land. Something about coming together to figure shit out, knowing which person has strength in figuring out the metro quickly and…

Shame

You come across my face as a quick and unconvincing smile. You tangle my brain and cause my heart to beat rapidly. You are suspended in my stomach and give rise to nausea. I cannot eat. I lose my voice in your presence. The jagged words leaving my lips try hard to come together to…

Human Connection

Isn't it funny how you took the pieces of me I needed the most? How you severed all the invisible ways I needed in order to believe in love and connection. You poured cement over my spirit and walked away like nothing happened. Isn't it funny how I dissolve because I'm so scared when I…