Wayfaring Patriot

O liberty, come to me As delphic as alchemy Perilous as harlequin’s grin Prodigal as Apollo’s sun A wayfaring patriot effectuate to none A wraith adorned in valor’s thorns As steeds flourish in victory’s wreath Phantom, sweet phantom Pain me, again and again Let me drink of thee If not for finality Let thy venom […]

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April Fool’s Day of the Dead

Fame chasers time wasters Party favors straight razors Freedom fighters gas lighters Stockholm toxic shock syndrome Padlock ad hoc Semi automatic erotic asphyxiation Sociopathic sentimentality Karma police brutality Pathological shadow boxers Meandering neanderthals Nonsensical contingency plans Ash tray Wednesday Tommy guns and rose colored glasses April Fool’s Day of the Dead My funny Valentine’s Day […]

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With the agony of Keats

I want to be acquainted esoterically With the wilting agony of Keats I want a feverish apex in Italy To end with metaphysical conceit I want to aspirate on avarice I want the Reaper’s lust To be ravenous I want to succumb To a sickness of lung I want to be a poet of unspeakable rarity […]

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as if

tonight, i whimpered your name as if it belonged to me as if it were raining outside and we’d left an old window ajar, the kind with a splintering oak frame, chipping lead paint two panes of muted glass, gathering condensation and our two mouths, finding each other in the dark, like incomplete constellations surrendering to […]

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a novelty of the hunt

the wolves are circling my wounded doe heart there’s exit strategies laced in the veins of the withering autumn leaves that I’m too weak to decipher, somehow a hostage to the pack tragic captive fauna with unapologetic crossbow scars who rebelled against the false bottom of my forests floor a miserable shelter now a fate […]

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