Category Archives: Scavenger Hunt Writing

Cuts like a serrated knife

It doesn’t matter why  you went only that you went. I told myself twenty times today. To have nothing but silence is like sudden death. No chance for long goodbyes or postmortem analysis of who did what to whom where … Continue reading

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clunky little thing

I feel my verse decay, and my cramped numbers fail. –The Spleen, Anne Finch I feel my verse decay, and my cramped numbers fail. I hear my mind stutter, and see my body wither. My memory rewinds, rusted  in reverse. … Continue reading

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The portrait of the artist

The portrait of the artist holding her head in her hands in perpetual confusion. No, the portrait of the artist standing up straight with hands on her hips, Super woman power posing. No, the portrait of the artist profusely apologizing … Continue reading

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Recurrence

Listen the ocean is roiling inside a conch shell a memory made light without the salt of the sea. Foams sweet like root beer on your tongue. You fool yourself as if you didn’t wince from the taste as if … Continue reading

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Better late than never

I remember our first kiss and how your tongue met mine in earnest as if reciprocity were our game. I waited until noon today, to send a quick text that said, “Hey, Happy V-day.” There are heart shaped candies in … Continue reading

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