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Moving Forward

I’ve been wrestling with words, thoughts, and feelings over the last few weeks, as I know so many of us have. As one of my teachers, Ericka Hines, reminded many of us during a recent town hall, we need to “be humble and ready to fumble.” And so here I go, ready to...

Listen

Listen. For the sake of listening. Not everything is about answers. Listen. Do not seek to be anywhere else in this moment. Listen and do not fight or recoil from the sounds around you, whatever they are. Melt into them. Listen. It can be about that. It does not have...

Liminal Space

I started what felt like dozens of poems as I was falling asleep, like shooting stars they appeared out of the dark, but my arms were too tired and I did not get them down on paper and I need a better notebook for moments like that because I felt absolutely flooded...

beginning/ending/

Breathing in the air, sending it deep down into my lungs I feel the crispness and aliveness restored Leaves crunching underneath my feet, A reminder that all that rises will fall I watch the leaves dance golden against the gray sky Without contrast, we have nothing...