Chosen Sister

The shadow of flames Dance across her face. It is not the fire, but her That provides the light. Lulled into a trance That only her smile Pulls me out of.   As we sit around the Sparkling logs, I realize I love her. Not a romantic love, But the love a daughter has For … More Chosen Sister

Rip Current

  At his touch, I dive right in. His fingers brush through My ginger waves, and she is a Distant memory, A boat too far from shore To make out. For too long, I’ve known About her, yet I still play Dumb, pretending that I’m the Only one to taste his salty lips, Or bury … More Rip Current