Gia Lisa Krahne

Firebath

A voice once told me of my beloved. It told me my final path was through relationship, that transcendence or peril would be mine through some Other. This declaration of coming union sent me nearly mad! Propelled by flame and disbelief, I barreled back into the fountain of prophecy. All the while remembering that from my mother’s womb there dawned[…]

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Gestation

Sweetened lightning leaves streaks           Of your essence on my skin. Paper memories leave us behind,           Panting, and wrung out of words. Our future, pivotal and immediate, trusts the moon. Still, logic betrays beauty with expectation. Have you ever seen a shooting star           Through the lens of impatience? Chameleons do not change           For the entertainment of others. Petition my heart, not[…]

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