20 true words: odd facts

after her mastectomy, my grandmother let me sleep on her breast inserts– they smelled like silicone and cookies– love’s complicated

20 true words

Have you ever noticed how signs point out the obvious? “Lane ends.” Yet no one says to them, “Yeah. Duh.”

20 true words

The sun falls down touching this tree that tree but not that tree playing favorites in a lullaby of light

20 true words

This is how they wrote, Eudora, Flannery, Tillie, Tracy– that’s right. I used their first names– from their front porches.