ORLANDO tú eres mi otro yo

dancing in the garden

Not last night but the night before I was woken up by something that has never happened before. Apparently I had spontaneously vomited in my sleep, just a little, but enough to start me gagging and choking. I woke up disoriented and a little shock-y because I couldn’t breathe and …

Easter

  it’s easter. it has me thinking of the ghosts of easter pasts. when i was seven i had a minibike accident over what used to be called easter vacation. i was in a coma for 3 days. a year later my great grandmother who i lived next door to …

death as teacher

  death. i have known death since before i could walk or talk. i have known death in my heart and my body. i have known death in my spirit and my mind. death. i could have left death alone. i could have continued to pretend that she was not …