1 switchblade Sam is nineteen years old, constructed like a switchblade that has only ever been used to scrape away the life that gets stuck underneath city fingernails and has never really shined
Poetry: Life, K, English, Hurt/Comfort, words: 283, favs: 1, 3/27/2011
jellyfish Our papers circulated like blood, pumping through our fingers, sentences oxygenated into pictures and filtered back into words
Poetry: Life, K, English, Friendship, words: 201, 3/27/2011
1 potable I was a tourist disguised as a student, my whiteness a lucky charm everyone wanted to rub.
Poetry: Life, K, English, Poetry, words: 199, 3/27/2011
1 beekeeping my grandfather is immune to bee poison
Poetry: Life, K, English, Poetry, words: 500, 2/10/2011
5 concave poetry is my prayer book, I don't need any other god than your tongue.
Poetry: Love, K, English, Poetry & Romance, words: 280, 8/2/2009
4 the geometry of happiness we were not initials encased in an uneven heart
Poetry: Love, K, English, Poetry, words: 121, favs: 4, 8/2/2009
4 tributaries I never thought something so filled with rocks could sound so much like the sky
Poetry: Love, K, English, Poetry & Romance, words: 185, favs: 1, 8/2/2009
6 Rainfall Hands you cannot know what it feels like to have nothing between yourself and beautiful until you've played the piano naked with everything except your fingers. Slam poem
Poetry: Life, K, English, words: 513, favs: 3, 2/6/2009
3 Imani Deportation is a suitcase made from the wrong colour skin. Slam Poem
Poetry: Family, K+, English, Family & Poetry, words: 655, favs: 1, 1/26/2009
7 We had our eyes closed and our fingers open and my tongue was an eraser that made her forget all my mistakes
Poetry: Love, K, English, Romance & Poetry, words: 242, favs: 1, 1/13/2008
14 today today I'm the symbol on the bathroom door. [Slam Poem]
Poetry: Politics, T, English, Poetry & Angst, words: 348, favs: 14, follows: 1, 3/27/2007
4 Wishing in Tunnels I thought I would die before we emerged into the sunlight. "Did you make a wish?" Kat asked, bouncing in her seat. I smiled. "Yeah. It was a really good one." [A story about sisters and AIDS]
Fiction: Young Adult, K+, English, Drama, words: 2k+, favs: 3, 3/13/2007
4 Spinner Her sentences came from the residue she scraped from the champagne glass sky, turned upside down over our heads. 'I'm a changeling,' she said.
Fiction: Young Adult, T, English, Fantasy & Romance, words: 1k+, 12/7/2006
8 I awoke with poetry in my mouth my soles soldered trees' tears to the sidewalks
Poetry: Nature, K+, English, Poetry & Romance, words: 243, favs: 4, 11/17/2006
3 Friction of Resistance a rainstorm away from a spring. [Abstract poemy proseish thing.]
Fiction: Young Adult, K, English, Poetry, words: 372, favs: 1, 10/23/2006
3 Parallax Relentless beat of a frantic paradise, as light bends around them.
Fiction: Young Adult, K+, English, Romance, words: 352, favs: 2, 9/30/2006
4 Sky This is about the first boy to change my life. [names have been changed.]
Fiction: Biography, T, English, words: 1k+, favs: 2, updated: 9/27/2006 published: 8/28/2005
8 Lang division it wasn't long before my words were too long for me and I tripped over them.
Poetry: General, K, English, words: 284, favs: 2, 9/12/2006
9 Language is the liquid we're all dissolved in » Hazy words as we evaporated. Nunca es una promesa. [AllEnglish translation posted as Ch 2]
Poetry: Friendship, K, English, chapters: 2, words: 508, favs: 2, 9/10/2006