Dalliance & Wax

    It tipped itself on me   Cream the color of that fluorescent paper thin sphere in the sky   It flickered like those flames that touch a colored wick   It smelled like cruelty wickedness   The burning embers of Hades   was so fine   It sparkled in the air like an…

Hyakinthos’ Cry

‘Oed’ und leer das Meer’     You gave me hyacinths from your garden   Crude little buds that were as green as those lies lies lies that ricocheted out of your mouth and into my throat I had become nauseated because of those incipient little blossoms   I imagined a prickled case around those…

Take Me To The Sky

    You had eyes like the setting sun fiery gold with specs of amber delicate fingers plush lips   I remember first laying eyes on you our souls burning to stay reunited   I would serenade you with breakfast at Tiffany’s a moon and a river and tidbits of huckleberry   We spent eons…

Diphylleia Grayi

  You were painted crystal white   You held that pen wrote it in a way that could make those letters come to life   With your crucifix to ward them off   Those people stood there to watch their eyes held wonder   They wanted to reach out and touch caress what they could…

Whiskey and Murakami

“Guts have to go for the long haul. Curiosity’s like a fun friend you can’t really trust. It turns you on and then it leaves you to make it on your own - with whatever guts you can muster.” -Haruki Murakami       Are you drinking right now darling? She would ask me when…