I dreamed of you this morning. You slowly approached me and the closer you appeared, your arms raised in greeting with open arms, which turned to a hug of comfort. You didn't say a word, but you held ...
You built this foundation of love on lies.
Shame on you for not being honest.
Then you shame him for trying to operate in a cowardly way.
Shame on you for telling those lies when you were getting high...
In mid-July the heat reverberates
makes the thought of comfort
my footprints trail the thick blades
of St. Augustine grass
the smell of
heady and heavy
Around the porch corner...
The way we see each other Down weeping, shoulders slouching low, a vulture dripping its peak into breaking golden flesh. Our emotions parting like shredded pork. Our bodies the bread between meaty blo...
Who inhabits this lake?
Let him come forth
The Master of Sea Monsters
and bad dreams
The fortune teller
of fathomless seas
How trapped is he
this watery spirit
a decimated dreamer
silenced by still wa...
After a long selah
It comes like a thief in the night
Frightened I lift my finger to touch the
Bitter riff of swollen lips and smokened kisses
I thought I was through with this
through cottage windows
as a silver tabby
long and lean reclines on the twisted colors
of a braided rug
in full sabertooth glory
Underneath it all is a soft simmering
When your grandmother
decided for care and comfort
and laid a string of pearls
across an ocean
it's open depths
yawning the unknown
a depth you could not follow
So you said your prayers