Ghost Image

It is said that the purpose of a family photograph is to preserve memory, but it creates images that take the place of memory, conceal it, and are a kind of respectable history, unnuanced and interchangeable, passed from… Read More

Mind’s Eye

When I was a child, I never thought I’d reach twenty-five, I’d just never felt all that alive. When I reached the age I’d never thought so, I will admit for a while – it was touch and… Read More

an answer to Why?

My constant companion, Never far from sight, Always there for just in case, How rarely you see the light. An Idea of what could be, a future For the two of us, you and me. Grand plans created… Read More

Unmoored

Such Envy, I have. For those with no doubt. For whom life’s plan is clear. A destination, clearly, seen at the end. For those who walk on level ground, Stable ground with no pitfalls or detours. Such Envy,… Read More

A Question of Self

Three women sitting down together Each discussing their lives All are separate yet All are the same. A three-sided mirror sits Each face waiting to reflect An image. The first face – always uncovered Catches the sun’s rays… Read More