Souls shrouded in shadow press against ghastly earth that shakes and quakes and falls in on itself. They sew their eyelids shut, tearing and mending skin and sinew
Grand walls blockedentrance into Eden.I, yet bright-eyedwondered about inside. Pungent aromas diffusedthrough careless cracksI used, catchingglimpses of buds. Yet a child,heart and mind,begging to touchpetal and stem. Like a weed,I have grown,into that garden,choking cherished beauty. A daisy then,wilted I fear.Weeds steal lifefrom true beauty. Then the orchid–supple violet lips,grayed and weakand now recovering. Tulips […]
Good gentle men, who know not the site of a woman’s beat,rounded, supple and yielding flesh and spirit,Oh how unsatisfying does breath seem with each gasp! He lives yet a gnat, the portrait of futility,whose days are shed in basic pursuits,and seeks some frail apparition, whose name can only be woman.
Clay molded by fingers grand came unto earthly, dire sand wandered, lost and muddled once naked now clothed, still, befuddled. How dost humbled now, the pair, cast out from their utopian share. But what and whose plan did inact causing them to break their pact? Oh nemesis, genesis of misfortune, schemer, crusader for ethereal portion, […]
Serpentine compatriots with their click-click-click ambush good sense and defy amicable intentions. They slither and creep, cross the deep ravine–ravenous hunger. Hunger. Hunger–the proof of breath and dew. Slippery crags, beware! Dashed against my mind. Competition is hardly an idea. Cling to my safe side.
Hunger begs for dessert when satiated. But steak is better for those emaciated. The choice lingers twixt meat and sweet. Which will satisfy? Give each day to carnality? Sup each day healthily? The cake or the steak? That decision will rule life. Sacrifice for the pleasure. The flesh is but momentary. The figure–fleeting. Physical form […]
A year ago on this date, 3-4 hours from now, I first met my Lisa. Five days later, we became girlfriend and boyfriend. Somewhere in between then and now, we fell in love. Rejoice with me! Darling baby bear, from you happiness burbles forthand I drink greedily, full of ever-bursting mirthyou invoke gaiety, like satyr […]
The 80s–Reaganomics and shady contracts,but, Gargamel, eating Smurfs for snacks; Snacks with salt and vinegar,combos have pretzel and cheddar,cheesy right in the center; Going to work in a daily routine,then having coffee with 2 sugars and plenty of cream; Tiring days of scholastic activity,loving nights, just you and me.