Signal Flares

— All this time lead to believe That butterflies frantic Within the abdomen Was a thing of beauty That electrical sizzle Within the sinews Was a kind of virtue When the malicious truth In the blooming Of those pupils Was not of love Palpably forming It was our hearts Issuing a stark warning It was […]

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Can’t be recalled

— I have never Kissed you And I Never will And I Refuse to Miss someone That doesn’t Exist You were Just A figment To begin With A phantom I imagined And you Were much Better in My head Than you Will ever be In reality And even then That perfect Fantasy The concept Of […]

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Divinity

On the first day God created paper airplanes And with a disinterested flick of the divine wrist An immense sky became, brimming with twinkling lights For use of which he considered the gift of flight But only on the condition of wings And those would only be for bird-like things Of which he hadn’t yet […]

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impossible

It’s true I’m hopeless Hopelessly infatuated With impossibilities The reason being, simply Everything else there is Or ever was Or ever will be Fucking      b o r e s       me It’s true I’m impossible Impossibly hopeful For opposition The reason being, simply Everyone else there is Or ever was Or ever will be […]

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le quatrième mois

in the fourth month it rains at ungodly hours, it showers pinning down the helpless flowers in the unguarded gardens from unrelenting storms it indiscreetly pours the sky’s dulcet lullabies dutifully seducing the hill sides the soil moistens to quicksand in the wasteland pleasure is measurable in inches it drenches the feathers of scattering finches […]

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they all do

falling in love is like a time piece affixed to a suitcase full of dynamite when consciously dismantled complicated mechanisms components layered look like nothing more than mind fuck’s each an individual risk adrenaline spikes the infinite possibilities for irreversible tragedies kept in perfect time a linear ultimatum counting down 10… 9… 8… the seconds […]

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reputation

my reputation precedes black hole cheekbones wildflowers for eyes born of addictive bloodlines resolute in an organic rebellion that is purely my own wild like a drunken moon chasing what if’s and very soon’s passionate as cleopatra on egyptian aphrodisiac’s enraged by the suggestion of patience, of quiet and resolute piety I speak in storms […]

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death to pride

inner monologue’s evolving from serenity to sociopathy as much an infinity symbol as we are a blinking exit sign he says I “refuse to compromise” (and for once he’s not wrong) a wise woman waits but never prays for a consolation prize eventually negotiations nullify he cries “live and let live” I say “live and let […]

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an ode to home

i was born in a manger of slanted cypress branches baptized by the bay waters my heart’s intricacies shrouded in a gnostic fog buried beside, above below an august vermilion gateway confection color victorians mise–en–scène parched golden fields begging for torrential mirror the molten butterflies in my moldavite eyes a sentimental landscape blanketed in erratic collectives of coquelicot  and […]

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distraction

he concedes that she can be …. distracting but coyly confesses the diversions are welcome as if her words like driftwood debris swirling amidst his stubborn tidal waves give meaning to the undertow as if her smile like candy wrappers strewn along his love’s lost highways add decoration to the landscape as if her kiss like vines of […]

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