3 people found dead near I-25 and Broadway last week were killed by gunshots, Denver coroner says Everyone wants Turn up at compassion Left out from the check list prayer before bed Danger streets awake at night Sleeping through the safety of day Still not safe Thinking about my empty garage The empty spaces in … Continue reading Poem: Routine Compassion,Triple Homicide Denver
Centered, a Centered Self was the first title I tried. Worldly, together, not too sanctimonious. Maybe true, in my room of instruments, the tapestry and swirls of incense. Brands of laid back peace and all truth told, I roll a beautiful joint. Trust in the meaning I make from the smoke. Your skin IS too … Continue reading An Edited Self
Trying hard to ignore The Wall, deteriorating immigration policy, DACA; the fresh price tag of GLBTQ rights already being peeling and frayed at the edges.
"You get back what you put into the world, sunshine."
"So yeah, I'd like it if my obituary mentioned that I'm a Kentucky Colonel."
But how was your day?
Immigrant. Transplant. It's important to remember that we're all human with our own histories and struggles beneath the buzzwords and labels.