Monthly Archives: April 2014

Horse Hair Skier

Your nails still refuse to drag along my skin. Snow leopard. You… Your nails retracted, tongue curled, folded. Padding away into a mountains dark crevices. Where I, kokburu player, goat tosser extraordinaire, mad skier across Tuvan skies, lasso in hand and elk … Continue reading

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Iconic

When you painted me eggs for breakfast, the little cute ones – smiley faces, mustached, some crowned some done up on little crucifixes made of bone, sinew, spit and tears, my first reaction was one of hollow, righteous indignation, rage. … Continue reading

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Some Perishable…

…elusive… maddening… tulip… that apple… that passion fruit. That brilliance. This rainy dream, impossible, thought possible (self-denier, dumb dreamer, that I…) but for a note about plums, triggering that note about this ending. It’s bruising I thought I (tough skinned … Continue reading

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(haiku)

diesel puffing smoke passing – green trees in winter bare trees in spring

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Air

Scudding in metal tubes, breathing in recycled breaths. Spinning turnstiles, merry go rounds, bladed pinwheels. My hands cut open by edged receipts, boarding passes, desperate sketches from forlorn children… missed baseball games, concerts, birthdays and… that soup of missed connections, … Continue reading

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