Author of You Are a Dog (Crown) http://amzn.to/1GTUrXf & We Are the Cat (Crown). Writing teacher in Spokane. Full of the dickens. http://terrybain.com
It doesn't seem to be the norm on Medium, but let me say THANK YOU to:
For your claps, but especially for your SUPPORT!
and sends us gliding
in three-quarter time,
out of orbit, tumbling
down a moment,
Nice! Where else you gonna find the use of “maw?”
Love is thankless.
People do not owe you anything.
Allowing life to unfold
Is not an easy task
I often wake up feeling a lack
And then feel the need to put on a mask
Though we do not see well in the dark, our eyes will adjust.
My therapist says I should paint a complete picture
Of things that have happened, pride and shame
It’ll bring clarity that way
Dawn’s flame tongues her fin
Bodies dance, he plunges deep
Waves shatter aloft