homesickness for [those who feel trapped] [those who do not like their hometown] [those who want] [to get out]

home is within you or home is nowhere at all and I learned this quickly built into an upbringing on two coasts the Atlantic the Great Lakes and the softened mountains in between these parts of this land are older than all of us they have been here longer than my matriarchs of 95 and […]

Accents – More of the same free write

My name on my tongue is a taste I don’t know, something I never became familiar with. Its syllables are a mystery, open to interpretation, bestowed upon me by a pair of young birds with a different accent than the young who grew up in their nest. They gave me a love for the mountains, […]