Metamorphosis

“When they are a few months old, they lie and look around and wave and smile and undergo a constant gentle…

A is for Anticipation

The air is thick and perspires with anticipation. It’s 5 am and I am checking in as 2 and hoping…

A Rare Braid

My fingers are clumsier as they form a braid in Z’s hair. The hair lifts and folds as I tighten…

Slicing of Words

I am a word slicer.  I take words and slice them out of sentences. Sometimes I am a word adder,…