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Tiny House

A poem about home

Photo by Manuel Meurisse on Unsplash

My dream is to live in a teeny tiny house,
With the person I love, big and large.
The two of us cramped, melded together,
In a loft, or a van, perhaps a barge.

We’d overfill it with stuff, mostly mine, I know.
Our belongings spilling out through the door.
Half a sofa between us and sharing a fork,
Can you



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Emily Wilcox

Emily Wilcox

I imagine in a parallel universe I might be a caricaturist or a botanist or somewhere asleep on the moon — but here, I am a writer.