Monthly Archives: November 2013

Floozychantoozy

FOR SABRINA CHAP Voices seduce by harshness in the dark. Something of silk, but something too of nails. Threat of the freighter with its bloodblack sails, between the songs. A casual remark might cost you much if singers take offense. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

My poem for Wotever

PERVERSE There was one time, wax hot tight on her skin cracking a little as she squirmed beneath my sharpened thumbnail, breathing through her teeth a little harshly. Pausing I sipped gin the lemon slices bright, the bottle blue as … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

CARPE DIEM

You lift the phone for days to hear their voice which does not know they’re dead. Asks you to speak and leave a message. “You’ve been dead a week and love, I miss you.” Always there’s the choice to do … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

TDOR poem

FOR OUR OTHER LOST

Posted in Uncategorized | 6 Comments

Clapham Junction

A bad thing happens fast. I can’t recall the order. Can’t grab handrail. Skull slaps stone. Quiet precise twig snap of some small bone. Foot slips from edge of step. Dizzy. I fall. Blood on my shirt, and in my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment