Monthly Archives: May 2016

Array

It’s a controlled randomness How we travel……. We twist and bend In an array of paths Through snarls, Through touching, Through communication. We cover the ground With our wanders. The land listens To our voice, We say everything to it … Continue reading

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Funny Kind Of Heaven

You know, when I look at you I laugh Not because you’re a fool Although you can be foolish. Not because you’re a clown You juggle just fine. Not because you tell good jokes Sometimes you get lucky. Not because … Continue reading

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Faded Blouse

  We take the blouse (Forbidden by mothers Unknown by fathers) From out our school backpacks Hurriedly Tucking our slimness, Or the semblance of slimness Into the new shell Over naïve shoulders Behind the large shade of the neglected tree … Continue reading

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Fauna Lost Her Ears

  You are circling, circling High above us In partial slivers of light. You have lost your chariot And are so silent. Sing to me Selene, though The music doesn’t sound the same. It doesn’t reverberate As it once did. … Continue reading

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Interior Design

I adorn my interior With sticks of wood furniture I like better than other Sticks of wood furniture. I decorate with images Carefully copied printed or freehanded, Upon canvas and paper Meeting my criteria of What images should look like…..splattered … Continue reading

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Southpaw

My cat is a lefty. When my writing Is interrupted By a hairball Blocking my stanzas. He bats me Into sense With a left hook To the pant leg Snagging my sock Giving me that dilated   Cat-eye look of … Continue reading

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A Sublunary Plea

Dear Kuiperian We’re caught in the middle of a courtship. The sun and the Earth are tangled in passionate gravity. However, the Earth has a lover on the side, the moon. The sun doesn’t like that and is jealous. So, … Continue reading

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