Sleeping Cat

a waterfall of sleeping catspills from my laphis purr thrumming through my thighup to my hearta comfortable heavinessthis curl of catrising and fallingwith each breath I takeeach low hum of purra sleep song ofheart harmonies Photo by Daniel van der Kolk from Unsplash...

A Good Death

Rock formations in Matobo National Park, Bulawayo. Image by toubibe from Pixabay My sister contacted me by text from Zimbabwe a few days ago to tell me that my mother’s step sister had died. My mind immediately defaulted to “From covid?” After all, Carole was in her...