Bare…

Is love ambiguous by design? Is it possible to truly love someone, without the same feelings returned? I used to believe it wasn't. But, lately, I'm not so sure. I burdened myself with expectations of love from a very young age. I read every Austen and Bronte book, glued myself to those depictions of love, … Continue reading Bare…

Moments and Pieces

took that god damn record- Off repeat, Played a new song Danced away That anchor of pain That kept the circles Tight and the cycle too long... Stepped out of the shade- Waded, swam, drowned In a happiness and a calm adrift in his soul I lost all maps... Mariko Kathleen 2018 *************************** I’ll wear … Continue reading Moments and Pieces

William Faulkner’s Bookstore…

What better place to buy my two favorites? Bought a copy of Wuthering Heights and a book of poetry by E.E. Cummings. Spent a couple hours in his bookshop. Faulkner lived in this building for almost 2 years. He was in New Orleans briefly; but still plenty of time for him to write both, "A … Continue reading William Faulkner’s Bookstore…