Tag Archives: Heart

Sunflower Boy

Was it a giant sunflower floating across the Longsuffering dirt front of that Bedraggled apartment building? I smiled My heart lifted Was that miserable landlord ascending to some newfound level of decency? I drew closer to see what was afoot … Continue reading

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Tend My Garden

It’s not gardening or Writing It’s gardening so that I can write Nourishing so that I can create Healing so that My heart is free

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Where is my white lace? I am Aliza My breath is your breath My consumptive lungs—your lungs My broken heart—your heart My son is dying slowly One brain cell at a time You may think him your father I know … Continue reading

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