Artificial Overkill

I. verbatim an arrogant pause apart and beyond a cemetery for all the little explosions that escape from our mouths encrypted in the babble the dark horse of myth deteriorates like a terminal roach expletive volcanic heart rhetoric is the sunny side of the rainbow dreams, the frailest of human obligations II. i don’t know [...]

3rd Cloud

I. the upswing future people on the run their hands clasp the neck of the morning like two ticking clocks one’s got time in her eyes a hushed descent of unseen forces unpeaked brows bellies faceless dirt the 3rd cloud, soft miracle of an outstretched hand II. headlines growing in circles the tough husk of [...]

Ants on Parade

can you see what i see words don’t come easy to the sour blue mind of a biochemical visionary a puzzle in the middle illusions in the shade grill step energetic apex grooves like a 6 a.m. lollipop a lie rings out like a church bell cool mama, facts don’t matter when the dead are [...]

Devil in a White Room

cue: the big blue easy a claim to love, no, a sense there’s goodness about whenever the walls have no room to listen digging the soft wells the comfort wells the wild breeze where we make shape with our stalk hands with our quivering eggshell throats there, the rain is no spectator no devil in [...]

Seven Road & Other Poems

I am happy to announce that my first poetry chapbook, Seven Road & Other Poems, is now available for purchase on Etsy. (Going forward, you may access a permanent link through the Books tab on this site's main menu.) This book is 35 pages in length and will be printed and hand-bound to order. It contains several poems [...]

Grunge Bones

A short compilation in verse I. to the blue lady in savage clothing who never abandoned a fight, to the smooth skin, the bare-back fortune to the grunge lady the lattice lady arch-angel in a suburban cemetery lady, lady quick, their minds are dying on the vine lady, lady, run with me and forget the [...]

Serpent Ring

there will be heaven in a green house with clairvoyant walls where the stars peep through its sides, a house like a naked eye with an emerald for a rooftop a jewel in the crown of a mile-high fantasy resurrected from deep within the catacombs of sleep it was there in the dining hall where [...]