Soaked In Its Grief

It made its way down A redwood leaf Plummeted soft On the deep, awakened greens lithe bounce       magnifying,       photomatic reel It hung off the most Dangerous peaks A diamond axel With a Nibbana plink bright stealth       clear coalescing,       barefoot assassin It broke against still life Curled the curves of An iris heirloom […]

000 Generalities

Poverty is a symbol It’s as lost as two faces Conjoining eyes in a mirror It’s as nameless as two tracks Topping off at a crossroad As cold as massive numbers Turning odds into zeros So big it becomes An unmelodious aviary A zoo inches deep in dust A house dry of pulsation Of migrant […]

Closed Until Fall

Come with me this evening And I will take two links from your watch Come to the front door Drop  off sugar, peanut butter in a green coffee cup And I will give you spoons of my tomato soup I’ll stub my pinky on your chest You’ll sneak the car to the firehouse Show me […]

Unlike Each Other

Each day You may not realize this The bird’s song will be different As daylight touches to warm the back Of the mountain’s side Or as a wheel turns tread Against the roads arms It will never be the same Twice A child calling out to his mother in need Leaves so brazen falling down […]

Wailing Rails Of Night Train to Barcelona

Right through the rod Electricity went into its heart–the train It was a hot year in Europe Heat waves and wildfires Parts of the French countryside were beaten black I remember the wind shouting through the gliding glass Feeling the most dry most cool I ever felt Skin pours perked with adrenaline and sighs of […]