Posts tagged: poetry

12-Sep-2013
ode to all the dead earthworms

ode to all the dead earthworms


30-Jun-2012
dragonfly

Double-winged dragonfly
resting on live wire
takes flight
while
cicadas in trees
make
rattlesnake noises
and
Coco chasing
carpets of grasshoppers
eating every one she
catches —
pawing biting crunching —
insectoid legs
dangling
between
canine teeth,
contented.


29-Jun-2012
asphalt squirrels

Squirrels don’t seem to mind the
birds
in trees
or cars speeding
down roads coming at them
forty miles per hour
as you slam on the
brakes


27-Jun-2012
Digital lives are forgotten lives

She likes it deep.
She likes it analog.
Ink stains on
sheets of paper.
Wipe away the mess
with typewriter
ribbons
and lace.
Your USB keys
will not survive
the coming apocalypse.
Nothing to plug into.
You might as well
be writing on
toilet
paper.
Meanwhile
the laughing
cave paintings
in France
and drunken
hieroglyphs carved
into
rock
and
stone.
The dubious stain of our existence.


22-Nov-2011
Caribbean Sun

Caribbean Sun

Rotting beneath a languid sun we are as junkies on the nod…dozing…eyes half-shut.
And the sound of waves in the distance. Pulsating rhythm keeping time with each heartbeat. You can feel it in your ears. The hand of God moves gently across the water.
Crystalline blue ocean mother nature. Geologic masterpiece of space and time.
Green-hued pelicans swoop [...]





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