Tag Archive: feelings

Wanted Words

There is no combination of words that will make my guard come down. There is no assurance or desire you can offer me in exchange for divulgence of my wanting. The only desire… Continue reading

Excerpts from some times in April 2014

Worry of what you might say fills my mind. Run your fingers along my back, scratch my spine, linger at my wrist before you admire the curve of my hip with your wrist,… Continue reading

Trouble and Time

All signs point to smitten. All texts point to unrelenting thoughts of each other. I hadn’t smiled like that in years. And so I’m in trouble. Serious, mind consuming, heart twitterpating trouble. The kind… Continue reading

Some time in March 2014

Connecting on every occasion possible, permitted, allowed. These moments strung together like seed beads, plentiful loose in a dish. Precision to string, precious but few when the end of the line is reached. Connecting… Continue reading

Some time in February 2014

What’s a feeling without a beat? What’s a sensation without a sound? Whats a desire to see you without a chance of surfeit? What’s my embrace of your face without a brush of… Continue reading

December 30, 2013

All of this wanting that fills the air like laughter. Is laughter. There is no embarrassment, disclaimers, shame, or empathy in all this wanting. Parade of ideas stated as desires. For a single… Continue reading

My Cousins Are Geniuses and I Love Them

“We won the right to vote and wear pants, but we lost hysteria,” Jacob says sardonically. It is Friday, the day after Thanksgiving, but we’ve just celebrated today to accommodate flights. Also because, as… Continue reading

Some time in December 2013

Say it if you want to, if you need to, if you need it. Keep it shut if you don’t, or if you might, I don’t want to hear it. The story you’ve told before… Continue reading

Held Up

I am sitting in my favorite coffee shop on a weekday, feeling stoned, feeling held up by time and place and commitments that hang across my shoulders like a jacket that is too… Continue reading

November 12, 2013

I don’t want to miss you and it’s giving me the sads. I don’t want to miss you now or in the future.