Monthly Archives: September 2016

Last First Day Back

In the first day halls arise slight scents Of layered floor wax, student nervousness Static new shirts, cotton combed jeans And hair blended with The rising cost of chemicals. After the blurred search for a room number, We open the … Continue reading

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Sitting On The Dock Of The Bay

I sat down for a beer at a bar called “Dock Of The Bay”.  One was brought by a handsome little bartender named ….. Ah, fuck I don’t know. I was halfway through my beer, reading a piece-of-shit novel named … Continue reading

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Two Lips

You look so new tonight. I remember those wild lips….that I was frightened to kiss.   Then,   I’ve never listened to my fears Passing by them, feeling My triumph from meager beginnings The medieval beginnings of us Into an … Continue reading

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Losing The Ability To Be Lost

Our roads, once trails of patted dirt Unsure of the shape they would make Indented upon the denseness of dust Plains, forest, mountains, and brush Containing rough unclear pathways Forks of misdirection, choices full of haze Where wisdom’s mark once … Continue reading

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Ardor Sustenance

Your heat is about me It is a blanket, a cloak of feverishness An eternal wrap of rays Heating my outer shell ……brittle Seeping into my inner softness.   At times you hold me too tight…then I become a burner, … Continue reading

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Read It Silently

Read It Silently has been published.  

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Street Fair

1. 1. Repeat offender vendors Who set up to break down   2. The song remains the same Only the avenue changes.   3. Livingroom rehearsed musicians Exposing themselves to the elements Of being ignored   4. Shaky Kombucha addicts … Continue reading

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Polyrhythm

Our bodies move between layers Like leaves, who dance beneath Aggressive heat….waiting…. For the bite of upcoming chill Who consumes, as it always will Our cycle of touch and thought Bending our tired sinews caught In ignorance of the ground … Continue reading

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World Wide Word Debt

Word Debt has been published.

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