Re-Settling

Front porch – a balcony view – retirement’s play. Novel – this place – silence stretches, pauses briefly – a car creeps by, or a dog barks – my heart beats… inside – commotion – pounding hammers, swoosh of legs in motion – not mine – body bankrupt – mind impoverished – no – not […]

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Cycle of Life

Helpless and alone, a young figure unconsciously rubs her swelling belly, hopelessly feeling the tremor within her begin. Shunned for her sin, impoverished of mind and body, she falters, unable to speak paralyzed with uncertainty for a future already tainted. Society turns its back, on the plight of the unwed mother, revulsed by all she […]

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