Monthly Archives: January 2013

An Egyptian Fall

Three squirrel call my yard home, I name them Taw, Khon, At – They require little tact, just seed and corn, and to be left alone. They tend to acorns, nuts, seem to have time enough to pause, read the … Continue reading

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….I’m working on something a bit bigger lately. Which means I may not be posting here, or, the opposite. I have this tendency to wander into a million side-projects whenever I start something significant – I’d like to think it’s … Continue reading

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There’s a place that I cannot go. I’m there right now it’s crowded, I’d like to go. There’s something, cc and bcc, and you know what for? I’d love to use them, hear myself roar, tell them what’s for. But, … Continue reading

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Forges burn, quicken flesh which passes through. The cooling is the greater pain, those who have lost it seek heat, a return to some hint of passions burn. Light matches which stutter, wink, fade. Rub sticks which crack, rip hands, … Continue reading

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Some Mornings Should be Spent in a Tree

Fecund landscape, terraformed and terraforming, full of animals long habituated to the roaring of wheels and steel, children rushing from game to game clutching violins, picolas, harboring seeds of violence and remorse. Surrounded by watery roads and tankers tip-topped with … Continue reading

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Shadow Box

The boxer glistens, kidney punching, on the screen, shadow boxing, kissing, tasting life. I’m on the couch, tied to the couch, watching marionettes passing along the screen, as I sip beer, chew peanuts, stroke the back of an imaginary dog. … Continue reading

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