Kimberly Rosa (they/them) is a writer who explores the movement of mind and memory.

Poet, Kimberly Rosa

As The Light Crosses

as the light crosses my ceiling

I sit and watch them slowly pass one after the other 

there are no signs of terror/ explosion


just the hush,


only the sounds of creeks and vehicles

no little voices/tears being dried on pillows 

not a smile or a frown.




it’s unusual