When Morning Comes

I wake up in the morning, Slack-jawed, hair wrapped in a Bonnet, sleepy eyed as I stumble Out of bed. I throw my head back, Cracking my joints loudly in the Quiet silence of daytime. My feet Shift apart as my hands reach up To pay homage to the sky before They fall and lift … Continue reading When Morning Comes

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Car Ride

Sitting in the car at night Passenger seat cushions my head Like a pillow as we rocket forth To the north of the starry desert. My father nods his head to the Rhythm of the song playing gently From the radio, fingers grasping The wheel with the softness of Flower petals. My sister lies Along … Continue reading Car Ride