The Mad Woman’s Sundial

  The sun shone on my sundial The shadow reached twelve Born loved and poor I laughed and cried The sun shone on my sundial The shadow reached three Branded through trauma I laughed and cried The sun shone on my sundial The shadow reached six True love gave me a child I laughed and […]

MOTHER

  Kith of my soul Matriarch of my bones You tended a heart Born from your womb A balm for a volcanic mind You kept me free from medicine men Where your riches were few You found treasures in your children And if I were to live Until my hundredth year or more A lifetime’s […]