A Hard Heart

A thick head does as much damage as a hard heart – Harold W. Dodds When you get used to the hardness of the world, you naturally mirror it. You mirror what you are often exposed to. A painful comment becomes less painful for you to spit out. Rolling your eyes becomes an easier physiology….

Where feelings are concerned

For Joanne. At times, I feel like I’m the only one who feels expansively, and sometimes, unnecessarily. It’s like picking out the lightning fleet notes, almost soundless, in a song. It’s like adding a specific number of salt grains into a bland dish. Or counting down in milliseconds, and capturing wind into a glass bottle….