Tag Archives: walking

Plumbers

A few times a week David and I go to his parents for dinner. We leave Dafen and cross two footbridges, a plaza, a government center, a metro station, and walk up a steep hill to arrive at his parents … Continue reading

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A Mother’s Blood-curdling cries in a Silent Village

Today began like every Wednesday. I woke up early — so I could lay around and read the news, snuggle a little longer– before a day met. Washed my face/tidied the hair. Did a full-length mirror check. — Below me … Continue reading

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Butterfly Wing

Between the dusted and broken sidewalk I found a butterfly wing–on the walk home. Fly was no longer attached to its wing but wing wanted to get away from me, all the same. Wind blew it so. Road to home, … Continue reading

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The Walk

For my Momma- The walks always made me feel better -leeched whatever pain I was harboring-out of me. The Adventure-different routes/temperatures: -sometimes we would bundle -sometimes we wore short shorts. Whenever fear tried for a fleshy nibble- You stood straighter/walked … Continue reading

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‘It’s too late, Baby’

4.5 weeks away to leaving all this behind. I am ready…at the same time I feel bittersweet symphonies. I decided to walk to school today and walk home. Something I have not done in a while. Yesterday when I entered … Continue reading

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Back-re-ward-ing

One day we embarked on an adventure throughout Hong Kong. We sought to discover two temples. Clotilde-friend from France visiting, Christy, and myself. We began with the Che Kung Temple. This temple was built at a time when the land … Continue reading

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