Water on Water

to touch the earth is a sensation worth preserving, don’t you think? a central metaphor for all that is holy like the unreality of fire or a meadow full of white moons & even if the forests themselves amounted to nothing but rain, the grainy silhouette of water on water the coarseness of wine or [...]

Milky Generation

it’s the same revival of matter anywhere you go something about what is right in our lives, sometime seldom pure, just walks in circles and searches for signals accomplishments of thinkers and pop culture revolutionaries milky generations between odd and even pulse and rewind i’m thinking subtractively, of course, cutting limitless weight, the shapes of [...]

Gravity on a Tabletop

everything passes through unseen forces landscapes tabletops the limits of freedom & most trees even the voices of oceans dusted off & debated softly over breakfast This collage is my second attempt at gravity on a tabletop.  And, while I'm not certain this landscape really depicts the essence of the poem, I really kind of dig [...]

Bursts of Paradise

mind is linearly shape of sandcastles orange peels & endless mirrors time is heavy the fog of everyday life a bit lonely like walking home from the moon & the warmth of familiar fingers little bursts of paradise something human appears & takes flight a clock turns on its face simple indestructible normal to have [...]

Lady Unknown

sit & script first mystery: lady unknown there was a time in our uncertain future when everything was cared for world from infinite mellow mother moons & metaphors bolder than myths of knowledge dank swarming streets test tubes & radical disbelief a child cries a lizard makes holes at the sun eats the night with [...]

Sunflower

inside of myself is sunflower prayer dancer unswept pasture awakens changes drinks like children of scientific spring elixirs electrodes & intellectual freedom wild words & slow confusion runs through streets hides among women & birds interludes for dead

Stars on a Shelf

there are galaxies in stars not just the mention of it cosmic efforts at daylight and faithfully departing god now in the process of bargaining for civilization the sky glitters like a hammer (only we would choose between carbon and the moon) we are stardust and golden and possible life I've felt a bit awkward [...]

Boots Underground

there’s an idea that invisible people are where we belong in real time the primordial magic of wine cannon balls crystal ships & pirates in history this is the quest for paradise the animal fury of contact a monograph of enemies brass elephants & boots underground their footprints have been buried & their hearts are [...]