Search
Close this search box.

Month: April 2021

sublimation

Water flows downhill. Everybody knows that. It condenses and falls from the sky, gathers into rivulets and streams, then raging channels, and finally the open

Read More

untethered, all the way

My hands fly to the armrests at my side as I brace myself for another wave. The metal tube I’ve been inside of for the

Read More

take a minute

The end of the year predictably brings existential contemplation, Spotify Wrapped and Instagram Reels with tiny flashes of the last 12 months. I set out

Read More

a heroine’s journey

The hero’s journey is a well-known narrative structure that has historically involved a man who embarks on an adventure, learns a lesson, uses that lesson

Read More

easy, tiger

What does it mean, to say the moment isn’t right? At different times, people may say it means their heart wasn’t in it, they were

Read More

to the point

Outside it’s as though there must be two suns – one all heat, and the other all light. On the other side of the door,

Read More

down the road now

  Even in Kyoto— hearing the cuckoo’s cry— I long for Kyoto. ~Matsuo Bashō (trans. Robert Hass) To me, there’s no better place, but people

Read More

the words remembered

Five years ago, my child let me know he was transgender. The words he used were, “I have gender dysphoria.” He had already known for

Read More