• Victoria commented on the post, hinge 7 years, 7 months ago

    The squeaky hinge filled my soul with so much happiness. I never thought I could love that sound so much. It meant I was closer, I was finally going to be there. To reach into that cold place, so familiar to my senses. To finally, finally, FINALLY, FIIIINNNAAAALLLYYY…eat.

  • Victoria commented on the post, fences 7 years, 7 months ago

    Fences keep you locked in. Away from the beautiful things around you. Away from what you want to be and where you want to go. Invisible fences. The kind that zap you when you dare try and leave. She’s my invisible fence. My electric shock when I go farther than she’d like. But what she […]

  • Victoria commented on the post, scarce 7 years, 7 months ago

    Like the food in my house today.. Like my backside. Like my trig grade. Like the sun in Chicago. Like the amount of time I’ve spent studying for finals. Like the amount of money to my name. Oh wait that’s not scarce. That’s nothing. None. Zero.

  • Victoria commented on the post, runway 7 years, 7 months ago

    Down the runway. Faster and faster. Until suddenly we were no longer safe on the ground. No longer close to home. No longer 15 minutes away. Until I found myself far away from any light left in the night, finding myself in a new world of boots and Stetsons.

  • Victoria commented on the post, liberty 7 years, 7 months ago

    Give me liberty or give me death…Shout like a Patriot. Like it still means something to you. Put being who you are aside, and I’ll put myself away, and let’s think about WE. Let’s think about who WE are and who WE will be and what WE can do. Because who I am won’t matter […]

  • Victoria commented on the post, below 7 years, 7 months ago

    Below her heart lies nothing. She is empty. As empty as the tin can above her bedside. But can you expect anything more from the life she lives? What is a heart with no soul? She IS nothing. And one can never expect something to come from nothing. Unless you are a child. And lucky […]

  • Victoria commented on the post, accordion 7 years, 7 months ago

    That thing my grandpa used to play before I was born. People in funny hats. From Europe? Grandpa is. He’s polish. He played it in elementary school. Somewhere that he had to. Catholic school?