my body moves in waves
when I dance...even when I walk sometimes...
waves of laughter...waves of grief...waves of waves
"I love waves; I wish I had some in my hair. My daddy did, but I guess I didn't dive into that end of the gene pool. Virginia Woolf wrote my favorite book, The Waves, and I have a son who surfs them. I danced a thousand dances to Patti Smith's song "Wave" and I've waved a thousand good-byes. I've seen waves come and take my house, flood the same bedroom where they accompanied countless nights of lovemaking. I have ridden the waves of labor, of sorrow, and of bliss."originally published in November 2007
- GABRIELLE ROTH
riding waves of waves...I am learning to surf...