Green

Illustrious, illicit…an epic affair of magnificent proportion… Colorful, bright, neon, shifty spectrum…. vibrant-red thigh, shines along purple beams. Plum-black finger nails, waver in and out; in-between thin strands of wiry dark hair. Sly crooked smile with perched glossy lip…left a cherry mark on the back of a strong neck… …a full lash flutters simultaneously while…

I died today

I died today… my skin darkened, and color changed. Air rushed from my body. I became silent. Softly I closed my eyes, felt my limbs freeze…stiff and still, I left. I drowned. The water consumed me, covered my head, filled my nose, and flooded my mouth. My ears popped. My lungs grew heavy..my chest puffed…

Continuum

Convicted and addicted to not being alone… I carelessly, thoughtlessly, choose my temporary vice..A night, a day, a couple of nights, a couple of days.. to call back in a year, to call back tomorrow. to talk to, to flirt with, to dehumanize, to belittle, to release on.. to dis-respect, to be dis-respected to abuse,…