“Stages of Reflection” reveals the ongoing journey of self-love in three basic stages.
Imagine being in a room with your younger self. What would you tell them?
I was floating, my elbows resting on the pool’s stone ledge as the jets massaged my back. That’s the last thing I remember.
An attempted recording of the strange sensations of synesthesia and anosmia.
This poem comes from a page of “The Power to be Affected,” a philosophy essay by Michael Hardt. It is a work that first resonated with me at age 14.