no one needs to know the reasons for the dreamy eyes or goofy grin even if they thought to ask there wouldn't be nearly enough time to list all of them.
Tag: public transit
i've gotten into the habit of seeking out people's eyes meeting them at times offering small smiles hoping for some kind of acknowledgement i do this search across the train for people i cannot speak to meanwhile maintaining a careful wall between myself and the person next to me whoever they might be
on BART today, we exchanged small smiles across the narrow aisle between us then i kept my eyes down buried them in poetry, so i could not see the possibility of conversation lingering in the air, pressed lips together in half-feigned concentration for the remainder of the ride, intentionally or incidentally, i did not meet … Continue reading motion, 4
the Gardena 1 to Downtown was more crowded that morning than most I walked all the way to the back as usual, where the seats were higher and I could prop my feet up against the back of the chair in front of me, each bump in the road adding hiccups to my scribbling I … Continue reading whistles