A White Bird

A bird banks against the wind Of an oncoming storm The tops of its wings so white against Charcoal clouds That my camera finds no data there A blank spot in the storm A soaring…

Invisible Trails

Follow the invisible paths Walk upon the high places The sides of mountains The edges of planters along the road And when the trail gets too narrow to walk Keep your knees bent And your…

Crossed Out: Uganda

CrossProcess is a great, dead simple photo filtering app for iOS. It randomly applies one of five different filters to your photo, and the results are often beautiful. I started playing around with it in…

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You wear your beauty like a crown You wear your crown like it’s a sword You wield your sword like it’s a shield You hold your shield like you’re afraid Afraid the world is after…

This Lonely Sip

Living down the mouth Of darkened waters steaming Into my cup Crumbling bricks like Crackers into this tea of despair This lonely sip Overhead the sky embraces it clouds Rolling over their mounds and playful…

Far Away

Gandhi found his vision for India in South Africa. I got the first glimpse of my future in Nepal. Sometimes what’s closest is only visible from a distance. When you feel impossibly distant, maybe you’re…