Prose Poetry/Flash Fiction: Dead Sea

For Ben. And when I woke, I was floating on a bright sea, the thick salt lifting me with strong hands. The dream was clear but whatever reality had been inside it vanished the moment I opened my eyes. The person walking around wore my face and it only alarmed me once the light bulb … Continue reading

In Which You Are Updated

The house is not yet finished. That’s okay – I’m dealing with it better these days. We have hot water now, and we’ve been able to move most of our things in from the boxes in the garage. We still don’t have electricity, or kitchen appliances, but we just won’t talk about that… I’m going … Continue reading

In Which I Still Have No Bathroom

The house remains unfinished, and I remain without internet. How am I posting this, you ask? I am illicitly using the internet at my work to post this. Why? Because it felt important. I am still living in an unfinished house. Three weeks later, we still do not have a  bathroom, a kitchen, or real … Continue reading

An Ode To My Rats

For the CU Online Blogathon: It has occurred to me that I have been more than a little vague about my life on here. What I like, where I live, what I do, what I find interesting. I think I will start with something that I love and find completely fascinating: My rats. Okay, okay, … Continue reading