say no to clowns

ebullient decay…

— May 21, 2017


he didn’t look up


he was afraid

the tenacious unspoken

in a thousand fragments

would crash down on him.

he was amazed the trees

were not bowed from the weight

of that thing they couldn’t say

and he remembered that song…

he looked up at the changing of the colours to paradox –

now weightless


it would be the paper cuts

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A non ode to recalcitrant poem particles — May 19, 2017
inversely stack shaped (take two) — May 17, 2017
“adam and eve” (take two) — May 5, 2017
lagged at jet speed (take two) —
sometimes two darks make a light — May 2, 2017
it’s January second afterall… —

it’s January second afterall…

(Today, while inspired by the wonderfully creative and philosophical mind of Aurora, once again, Threadbare, that’s me myself and me all over again I was reminded of this. And check out her blog, too, if you haven’t.)


Confused by the vapid voices of renewal

because it surely wasn’t her heart

that languided out of the new year cake

they did used to jump she recalled

she thought it was time to do something.

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for Melissa — March 14, 2017
could you please stop tilting our equipoise — March 8, 2017
forget you (k)nots — March 7, 2017
music juxtapose me — March 3, 2017
best napkin lyrics ever — March 1, 2017
dream in my nightmare — February 28, 2017
pretty sure my mouth is shoe shaped — February 27, 2017
what the heck do I know? — February 25, 2017
runaway — February 24, 2017
I won’t lie, a really hard decision. —
it’s too early for daydreams (and I’ve always liked this song) — February 23, 2017
childhood (condensed) — February 19, 2017
with… — February 14, 2017