…and all the rest

It is with a heavy body  that I bring this message to you. It is with a heavy torso  that I carry a stillborn  that comes  with a promise  of conversation. It is with heavy arms that I introduce my smallness. It is with these heavy legs  that I show you my agile. I am …

thickset

//I am so sick of this container, it must be said— I am the moon in all corners,  refracting  creating tides, emotionally—within myself outside myself in the cracks of San Andreas, a circumstance of rainbows grayed with the coming of night— Even when the moon waxes I am always FULL I am a circumference of …

hold me now

ever consider bones? their fragility? a thunder in the knuckles an ocean in the ligaments heartbeats when they swim malignant growths,  split,  cracked back into place a night of heavy drinking under the shower clean and virtuous bones swell with time and keratin a wax candle drip from the inside push-pull friction resurgent echoes to …