second by Savannah Sevenzo

for iwd 2018 why have you never flown anywhere? asked the newly trapped parrot to the parrot shaped creature pecking lovingly at the walls of the cage. i have not had a second, or this is the first second i’ve had- but still, i have not yet had a second full and free...

the mirror by Savannah Sevenzo

i’m not sure you have ever seen the love on your own face, in black eyes smile. i’ll lend you the mirror for one day in case you try to look. i don’t think you will. you always put your face outside yourself, so i know it, the mirror knows it, the world knows it. you...