unfinished business (400)

the paint is slow to dry, glossy on the walls and thin in places. it was the least expensive i could find on such short notice, but they will be here in three days and i needed to be able to replace some of the furniture. they will notice, criticize everything and cloak me in… Continue reading unfinished business (400)


NaPoWriMo 19 (fake)

paint me however you like. braid diamonds into my hair; paint gold in my eyes and weave granite through my bones. (stronger, brighter, glittering) gown of silk, sculpted from marble and interwoven with ribbon. i see - this is how you have designated me. coach me now: what to say and when to say it.… Continue reading NaPoWriMo 19 (fake)

the windows

shadow figure slinks around, hiding sense of self for the select few. ----- hidden view, broken up by blinds: a few quick glimpses from my office desk. ----- painted anew each day (perpetual motion) done in fresh new shades.