Tag Archives: loss

Loss and promise

Like the ocean, my experience of time comes in waves and tides. Some hours, days, weeks, even months have tumbled me in the break, leaving me in fear of being caught in its churning maelstrom as I struggle for gasps … Continue reading

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It is not your leaving that I fear It is the never returning It is not your anger that I fear It is the indifference It is not the other person that I fear It is the me being lacking … Continue reading

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Transgender Day of Remembrance 2015

our cries each a drop in the torrential transgender dirge our friends idols family heritage ripped thrown went away too many too soon they laughed all of them every single one had happy days their joy we hold their lives … Continue reading

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The words Drip Drip Drip Into my brain And I don’t Know Whose happiness To pursue For her words Resolute Absolute Corrode my fragile resolve Which took years To build Shaken now Fractured In an instant Without care Like the … Continue reading

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