She Grew Love

Detail of “Waiting for Summer” by Christian Schloe She raised herself up one limb at a time, reluctant to make noise, afraid to cause a stir. Each movement bringing her closer the place where her courage was hidden–waiting. The little fears she allowed to have so much room began to shrink and from the space, she grewContinue reading “She Grew Love”

Into the Earth

He watched me dance. I touched his eyes as they stepped further into my soul; the doorway closed to those who wait for the lock to break. Barging in, taking away my pain, he drove his misery into me, deep down, under my skin, I could tell my little secrets. Shh, don’t let them hearContinue reading “Into the Earth”