strings of pearls and breathunderwater they are mermaids. patterns of poolwater-caught sunshine dancing in soft-edged white upon their long legs (tails). red hair like ocean fire and fingers ever reaching for the bubbles, like pearls but from out their mouths. darting up between their fingers.
my mouth is filling with sandmy brother used to tell me to hold my breath until i could hear the ocean in my head. and i did, it was a soft roar of sky fighting sea. eventually when my eyes rolled back like waves, he would make me breathe so i didn't drown.
cartographyyou mapped out every inch of my being & whispered:
ObsessionIt takes 14 minutes and twelve seconds to walk to your home from mine every day. Your mother never fails to smile at me when she opens the door. I never fail to notice that it doesn't reach her eyes anymore.
The DoctorWhen I was seven, I was diagnosed with emotions.
Celebrating All of You (Part 1)As many of you know, my birthday was last week (March 8th). I received a plethora of well-wishes and kind words from so many talented, inspiring deviants, I decided to celebrate all of them here as a thank you for being wonderful.
Feature # 12Since I did not get any feedback (who am I kidding - they had only a few hours to do so) I will continue the features.
Undiscovered Gems (42)Yes, I've gone and done it again! As if I'm not busy enough with A Call to Conversation and dA Roadtrip articles, I'm bringing you ANOTHER one! With the launch of the "Undiscovered" browsing option, there are a TON of awesome artworks I've been finding and admiring, and I just have to share them with you guys.
MapsWe marked the deaths on a map in little black tallies,
GraffitiHe took me on a cigarette run to the train tracks
Presence [Chapter Five 1/2]
The Ritual of CrossingI.
Nothing else mattered(French version below)
Reading as a WriterHave you ever set down a book for good because you found something in it you don’t like? If you want to write, I suggest that bad habit end now.
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