Scallion Pancakes

Even lizards, starfish, and sea cucumbers
Can regrow their limbs,
Like the scallions did after my mother
Gave them a haircut before dinnertime.



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a crack in ice

Walrus

He was enough; enough for this life, this climate, this iceless hell. You must be big, to blubber yourself against change.


smoke rings lit by red light resembling blood cells

Blood Type Personality Theory

Beside the nation, there is the / Body.
Beyond the / Border, there is a / Body of water.
Besides the / Blood, there is the heart / Beating.


Image of exposed faulted and layered bedrock in the Noctis Labyrinthus region on Mars

De / Re / Formation

this is not to say
the bones of memory are fragile
but that the ground too
tears itself apart


a meteor streaking across the sky

You Are A Tyrannosaurus Rex

Your body carries the marks of a fight from many moons ago, and you think that if you close your eyes these marks will heal. / Close your eyes. / Go to number 2.


Radar satellite image of the oil spill of the Grande America

gluttony

you were warned, that your greedy digging,
your clawing fingers sinking into the earth, was just
like shooting up


a gold panner kneeling in a river in Madagascar

Oxytocin

Content Warning: Abuse, Sexual Assault.