"they say nothing is original, but nature flies in my ear."
“I thought that the Apple would be enough.”
"Doesn’t she know? It’s all for the scale."
“White, sticky drops smother the frame/Of individuality”
“What is a namesake and who is mine?”
“Although I am with them, I walk alone”
“Is your favorite season still fall? I ask because we have both changed. And now that you face me after all these years I no longer know who you are."
“I fell hard for fall/Skinned my knee tripping over its crunchy brown leaves”
“let everyone believe in your facade of sunshine”
“I am Grounded in my identity”
“the pillowy clouds/Have turned to stone.”
“Sally, he spoke softly in the kitchen, because the kids were watching television in the next room and he didn’t want them to see him struggle to stand.”