Tag Archives: shame

but what i mean is

but what i mean is                            December 20, 2015 we haven’t spoken since we had land-lines and dial-up but your voice still feels like home and soothes the ache from my exile. you ask what … Continue reading

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lie

lie                                                July 6, 2015 how can i be true to you when you order me to lie and require my silence and complicity in shame?

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shut-up, please

shut-up, please                                            April 7, 2015 having spent my whole life as a girl and most of it poor a single-mom from a mixed race family armed only with street … Continue reading

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