Lilac Lows

How wonderfully terribly it is, this gift that has graced and hindered me; to see with a particular set of eyes and feel with a particular network of nerves. The seeing I encased in this fragile crystal cage peers out into a landscape distorted by thinking identity.   Only the heart that beats in my …

Ember

Momentary you are present amidst the flood of other. But a speck bound with the most immense power, you drift, seeking a home among the landscape. With the current of smoke and ash you are guided by leaf, by blade of grass, by twig, warmth emanating from your source. Collision deterred by a draft. Your …