"like the sun is certain
to caress the horizon
once more in the morning,
i am certain your lips
will find mine in the dark."
"certainties" by typical treatment.
fit careful fingers
beneath the fault lines
at the edges of your mask
and not flinch when the time
comes to lift it
(and I hope
it will be me)
— liz (4.20.2014)
"dissolve yourself in
my skin; sink into me and
feel the way i breathe."
"upon a burning room (a haiku)" by typical treatment.
"i fall in love with moments,
and 11pm has become my lover -
those precious seconds
when you hesitate to leave
because all you want
is to spend the night with me."
"parked on princess st" by typical treatment.
"i swear to you that these times will pass,
the days will get shorter and begin to
intertwine - and soon your memory of it all
will become hazy and it will all become
history to you;
a story of what made you stronger
and what brought you to where you will be
"pathways" by typical treatment.