Monthly Archives: April 2017

Cookies

I had cookies already today. I brushed the crumbs from my lap. They landed on the sidewalk. Little bits of conversation stuck to the corners of my mouth. I walked with heavy feet hoping to make a shadow and feel … Continue reading

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Double Elevenie – Day 23

Pianist plays piano small living rooms in large concert halls Enchantment Gould creates Reason complex musical thoughts heavily scored melodic rhapsodies Enlightenment

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A Swath of Land – Day 22

There once was a swath of land, punctilious in its form, measured as a random star with large, knotty tires and stray saplings intent on thickening the plot. The tires made their impressions long ago , either washed out by … Continue reading

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It Was the Bird – Day 21

It was the bird who brought the word  her wings swallow air like old newspaper. Last night’s edition As dull as the night before. There sudden with a Crimson Breast sang one as such a chatter. Polyphonic winds  crackle like … Continue reading

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a brief nocturne 

The moon spreads like fine lace across the pale shimmering lake. The stars, like scattered pearls, spill from the sky. The black trees surround the water’s edge, smudged along the horizon like thick, oily thumbprints. The distant cries escape the … Continue reading

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Dear Death

Dear Death, I felt you very close today. Your full blue lips pressed against my eyes. I felt your chill, rigid hand reach inside my chest. It filled my empty space with that black inky longing. I thought of picking … Continue reading

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Day 15 – Demi Point

Beginnings are sweet inspiring songs The end a lament to all things having gone wrong Middle ground hales its ground like a glory It’s the crux of the thing The middle of a story A fork in the road, a … Continue reading

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