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Humanity

Atlas’ Curse

I watch from underwater, trance-like, As my fellow humans destroy our home. I watch from beneath the waves, detached, As the first world shits on the third and calls it fair.   I'm cursed with seeing life's injustices; At any... Continue Reading →

Sometimes I Feel

Sometimes I feel like Recovery is just Forgetting the profundity of understanding my own smallness   Sometimes I feel like My medication is just A smokescreen blinding my mind from seeing the truth of my own futility   Sometimes I... Continue Reading →

Cover Letter

I stare at the screen, Cursor queries, blinking: "What would you like to tell them?" What can I tell them? How do I convince a company that I'm worth something?   Here's what I'd like to write about: My dreams,... Continue Reading →

My Love Yet Unmet

She is The trebuchet to my walls, The match to my wick, The fire to my icy soul; I need her.   Soft words spoken From soft lips To soften my hard carapace, As hard as that may be; I... Continue Reading →

A Periodic Perspective

Float In the sea. The periodicity Of the waves combine With the bobbing of your mind To create a certain calm. Hold up your palm And look at it: See. See the edge Of hand and earth, One shiny, one... Continue Reading →

To My Heroes

What's a hero?   It's the young woman Brushing tears from her eyes So nobody sees how she cries. She pulls back her shoulders Lifts her face from her sweater And fights through the chaos inside. Every fiber screaming, Every... Continue Reading →

A quick little haiku

Privet makes me mad It grows where it never should Don't move species, please

Conference Update Days 4 and 5

After nine hours of travel, I'm back home for the next few days! The conference was absolutely incredible, and after I summarize the last two days I'll tell y'all my takeaways. We began day four by finishing up our biosecurity... Continue Reading →

Fossilization

He was five when they told him not to cry So he cut that part of him out of his life And minerals filled in the space. He was ten when they told him his laugh was annoying So he... Continue Reading →

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