December 7, 2012 § 1 Comment

i avoid using capital letters at the beginnings of my sentences
because this is a conversation.
my tone isn’t always a whisper,
but i want you to stay:

feel comfortable here.

there is enough of the
loud, jarring, abrasive;
i want to create a home with these words —
after all, you can’t sneak into somebody’s heart
with spikes and a trumpet,
i don’t want to blow any horns
& i can’t insist

so i’m just trying to convince you:


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