invitation only

I treasure our codes I treasure the language we use to speak specifically with one another I treasure the closeness and the closedness I treasure the bubbles we create I respect the ones I am not a part of

this tongue

we live in constant translation between the tongue we learned to love in and the tongue that taught us shame our thoughts form in a language that is foreign to our elders but our mother tongue is still inside us and we can coax her out not for the sake of keeping tradition alive, but … Continue reading this tongue

motion, 14

sitting on the train this morning flipping through the notebook that i've carried with me everywhere written nearly everything in these last two long and full years which i am getting ready to let go i turned to the pages where i wrote khmer characters over and over again so many hours over the three … Continue reading motion, 14