In a Very Small Place

To people who believe they’re doing the right thing, to people who never doubt themselves, I know that someone like me, someone who doesn’t even do what she’s supposed to do, must come across as truly heartless.


sepia photo of potatoes growing in a garden


Gray dirt, blue sky. The potato skins had white eyes.

photo of a picnic bench in front of a lake

Picknick with Black Bees

How is it, to be afraid, to be unafraid,
to be a nobody beneath a tempest.