8 Months into November

I wrote you back in April; I was hoping you would consider my proposal. Days went by without a word; I waited breathlessly. After a month, I decided to try my luck elsewhere. Time moved on despite your silence. Twenty-three days into October, you responded. The curt note of rejection stung like a paper-cut. It … Continue reading 8 Months into November

Momentous Hope

There is a vibe I cannot explain. I continue watering the dying tree; the autumn morning is a little darker. Last night, I watched a spectacle between two grumpy elders. A choice from the chaos is frightening. The light continues to shine, but briefly. This fall feels endless. I'm hoping my rapid descent has enough … Continue reading Momentous Hope