Monthly Archives: December 2014

New Year’s Eve

Each repeat of the popping cork Each plastered on smile Each old acquaintance Elbowing their form Into spaces not offered Sings a hollow song With words and a tune We’ve hummed a hundred times Pinpointing our refresh And our skin … Continue reading

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In This Space

Pauli was right His conclusion On exclusion We cannot reside In this space Opposites Repelling Expelling The light Until a dark comes So deep That rips are needed In the fabric To let the shine in Fine and feathered Twine … Continue reading

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The sapling’s Tale

A sapling stood In a faraway wood And he listened To the elderly trees They were wise So disguised All the frightening words And they spoke of a land without seas Where the ground lay too dry And the birds … Continue reading

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I Chose You

I chose you I looked on your vista And saw your Faultline And chose you The risks Worth the reward Of flying Of driving On a road With no brakes Hazards on Through blizzards Frozen While burning I chose you … Continue reading

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See The Little Princess

Out she erupted Kicking and screaming Boiled lobster Singing on the hob A slate free of chalk Until out came the brush Dipped in pink Cotton candy Out came the ribbons And hearts And the sugar And spice And the … Continue reading

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A Better Man

I tried You said To be a better man I did what I could I did my fair share Sat on a seesaw Trimmed with velvet Dripping in honey Tipped to the heavy I tried You said To be a … Continue reading

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Spent

It started with the golden With the bubbles cut with acid With the burn and the bite With the sickly sweet The confused fumblings The morning rumblings A barely there faze And a mustard heat haze Then the golden turned … Continue reading

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