Month: January 2014

I feel the weight of winter

I sit alone on the boat. It’s not yet midnight, but it will be soon. Rain lashes Swallow’s thin steel cabin, the fire glows bright, the kettle creaks. Cats stretch on the rug. I feel the weight of winter. A day spent alone. I ventured outside only twice, hesitantly, fearing myself ill-equipped for the storm. My …

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A return

I’m not really sure where I’ve been. But I haven’t been *here* for nine months. What happened? Cards from the Tarot of the Wild Unknown, by Kim Krans Past: Seven of Swords Losing trust – in myself? I felt it gradually wearing away over the final months of this year – felt my grip loosening, …

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