cinderella

cinderella

he saw you, blue / as frostbite, wild soot-stained hair and manic eyes, / your heart, a birdhouse of caged fluttering / wings.

uncas

uncas

little woman, / may your feet be steep as mountains / may you creep into the muddied seas / and dribble into the warm skies.

Corvid Dreams

Corvid Dreams

In the dream, you told me / the raven’s secrets, the names / by which crows call themselves, / the secret powers of jays.