Endless conversations.

Did I speak right?Did I type that offensively?Should I erase a word?Fill another in,add moreor take a few away? No, I’ll just hit sendand I’ll stop worrying, is it rightis it offensive is it the right context?Will they understandwill they interpret it differently?Yes they will because they are not meand I am not them. HoldingContinue reading “Endless conversations.”

Grab the lighter.

Conversations and wordsstories of childhoodthe past is on the pages certain parts forgotten and those pages rippedand worn outby decadesupon decadesupon decades. Grab the lighterwe can burn them not because they’re filled of shame or horror stories they’re not simply because it gets cold at night and the warmth of the fire will keep usContinue reading “Grab the lighter.”

Conversations don’t connect.

Conversations don’t connectas if there is a wire in my brainthat has been severedand no current can get through. When people speakthe signal is often weakand my ears they can’t carry all the words chopping a few through as the rest fall outand tumble out never entering my brain. I feel overwhelmed trying to fillContinue reading “Conversations don’t connect.”