Monthly Archives: August 2010

PHOTOTROPIC FORCE

There’s a place, +++++++deep down inside, that’s not quite right where, +++++as for a face ++++++++++stuck in a frown, the frozen effort +++++hard and heavy pays its constant homage to an age-old place of sad +++++and mad and fright. . … Continue reading

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FUN WITH FALLEN LEAVES

In a stately schoolhouse on a hill of granite, I marked perhaps my most, if not carefree, cares-few, joyful days upon the planet. In the morning, driven in, and at afternoon day’s end, a bus ride took me home again. … Continue reading

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DON’T LET THEM!

DON’T LET THEM +++++take the color out of my cheeks DON’T LET THEM +++++take the Fridays out of my weeks– +++++those hints of +++++infinite +++++possibility FORGET THEM +++++I’ll put the sound +++++back in my screams REGRET THEM +++++I’ll put the … Continue reading

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MACROBIOTIC POETIC

feed the body properly, learn to receive and all that will feed the soul, as well– macrobiotic poetic how can this work? it should not, but it does– I know I’m so much more than what I was or maybe … Continue reading

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PAMPER ME. . .

Pamper me +++++pretend I appear +++++pretty as a papoose Swaddle me +++++in a skillfully +++++woven wool blanket Coddle me +++++carry me ++++++++++hold me close +++++so my body feels +++++your breasts +++++and the beat of heart +++++behind them ++++++++++so my being … Continue reading

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BEATING THE UNPAVED

Give +++++into the beat, ++++++++++which will repeat +++++++++++++++until it is done Hold +++++onto the goal, ++++++++++darker than coal +++++++++++++++NOT in the sun Light +++++shines on me bright, ++++++++++gives me a fright +++++++++++++++and makes me shake. . . But, too, +++++it … Continue reading

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SABBATH

Even god +++++had +++++his day of rest +++++hard work ++++++++++++++and pause +++++appreciation for completion ++++++++++++++++++++of the good– ++++++++++++with further work ++++++++++++++++++++well interspaced dare I +++++neglect +++++to take +++++a similar break +++++when I really, truly need it +++++sweet signals tell me– … Continue reading

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