No matter the age some children anticipate waiting and hoping for the Christmas binge possibilities a luring hinge No matter the age some children know the contrast between dark and light snow angels sugary crunch while snow demons take what they want No matter the age some children experience cold fingers grasp tender necks flop […]
I lay here cold and solitary life passes by I too inert to cry * Free once to laugh and sing formed of sinew and bone I now a mindless stone * “Where do you go?” I call as they pass you eddy and whirr I dream to momentarily stir * no use I never […]
what is darkness to you? Do you welcome it? Do you fear it?
Rap and thud- slap and strike perfect cadence of harshness and spite “it doesn’t hurt” she wailed at him “do your worst” reply seemed glib *** not much to strike -torn flesh was all tears were burning, feelings raw *** she woke – a scream fear and sweat this dreadful dream- help me forget she […]