vignette the neighborhood into little stories – dematerialize the house you came from – the residue of the residents passing through the track – from absentia to lux and back to black – these lightning arteries mark the pulse points of civilization – bracket the manipulation of god – you’re only middle management in the […]
The dog has sneezed. I am chaste. The sword in the stone. I’m in my Empress energy. The archers are lining up. You are a pussy magnet. You use me for content. Hollow sidewalk will not support vehicles. I have nothing important to communicate. You have suffered a great disappointment. Maybe the trouble is you’re […]
obzezzed w. ur black nylon shorts, we hate wut we have released like the tide something to run after sent to the closet, never to emerge (the ultimate compliment) i am where a weed can grow don’t turn ur back on me 2 assistants, lotsa lunches brainpower expended on needy young butchers my peers have […]
To my brother & all those radicalized by extremism It has been so dry. Now, new flowers straighten in the hiss of rain & the wild falls pick up, taller than Niagara herself. The soft shale is carried away. This is Ithaca, birth, home. When you were a child,we found your name carved […]
Wild flamingos tip-toeing in a lake of acid grew / grow glands, adapting to / for an environment so toxic & super saturated with salt & most flamingos on Earth are born here, pink consuming.
a loophole in surround no believing no deceiving doubt feeding over found get to the truth the right version follow the money & the spectacle a bar of soap scrubbed cheeks ballooned out like an egg
The truth: I’ve spent too much time imagining. A different earth, where? This isn’t all what we were. All I was. Nights when I forget the winters. Where I grew up. Darkness—silence stayed untouched. I forget the garbage bags of clothes my grandmother bought for us kids from garage sales. Bargain bins. Then wet summer […]
Early morning winds vibrate a corn field outside. The window drapes fold me in a familiar light of this Indiana town, as the landscape of a man & I, naked & whorled from the other, are still in bed. A shadow growing large from impending sun. Not to touch me, as if controlling the machinery in […]