Slow Thaw

This hot searing pain in my chest. The contrast of frozen heart against human heat. The unchanging past trying to exist in the fluidity of now. Statues will fall in the current of a river if given enough time. Isn’t it violent to put a flame under ice? Why not let fire be fire without … More Slow Thaw

Night Keeper

I have been the night for so many.   I bring them into shadow lands  so they may let go  and descend.   I’ve been a gatekeeper  for the elevator  to the underworld,  like a daughter of Hela  or Persephone.   The price to enter is only pride and vanity, and the clutching of hands … More Night Keeper