I have a friend called Mary. She lives in Oakland and I have never met her in real life. But in small and rather miraculous ways we try to bring out the best in each other and help work out our fears, limitations, and show each other the things that are hardest to see in […]
“White camellias for us. Because of what they bring.” “Tell me what they bring. But before that tell me you will marry me.” “I will marry you. You don’t remember what camellias bring?” “Tell me both all over again.” “Camellias bring the possibility of a change of destiny. You see?” “Now do you […]
If you have plenty, share. If you don’t, share. ~ In the proverbial battle between head and heart, go with gut. ~ If you have the means to destroy someone, forget it immediately.
‘Here we are. Broken rules and explosions, a reminder of rumpled sheets and a language created of parts of other things…’ – AV Flox My love, It is said that much grief and sorrow has come of things unsaid. What is worse, is what one will assume and the conclusions one can arrive at […]
On the 7th of March, Kathleen tweeted one of her brain-bendingly profound, part-irreverent, part-lush thoughts that began with the word, “Baby…” Something got me. To speak of such tenderness with the flippant sexiness of a term like, “Baby,” just struck the arousal cord in me. It’s the G spot of the brain. At once, I was […]
I smell of fruit and the slow returning sun of springtime. I smell of tangy sweet-sour-sweetness; the tartness of a known flirtation between intimate friends. The heady musk of lovers’ bodies. I smell of the back of the neck of a sleeping child. I smell of Morocco rose dates with almond centres. Of mango slivers and cold yoghurt with […]
I will dream of you. And look for you on the boat. And I will come find you, find you and bring you to me, and kiss you hard and pull away to see flames fall away from your lips. And then I will wake up and look for you, barefoot and with one eye […]