JULY 27th, 2010 1:04 AM RST, @ THE RED DRAGON INN
One day they hold you in the
Palms of their hands, gentle, as if you
Were the last raw egg in the world. Then
They tighten up. Just a little. The
First squeeze is nice. A quick hug.
Soft into your defenselessness. A little
JULY 27th, 2010 10:44PM RST (RHY'DIN STANDARD TIME)
While those around him criticize and sleep
And through a fracture on that breaking wall
I see you my friend and touch your face again
Miracles will happen as we trip
But we're never gonna survive unless
We get a little crazy
JULY 27th, 2010 9:05PM MIDFLIGHT TO RHY'DIN
And the wife leaning out the window
with her hand extended, as in payment,
and the seeds
distinct, gold, calling
Come here, little one
And the soul creeps out of the tree.*
You ever sweep up your place in a hurry? You get a...
JULY 27th, 2010
I want to write
I want to write the songs of my people.
I want to hear them singing melodies in the dark.
I want to catch the last floating strains from their sob-torn
I want to frame their dreams into words; their souls into
I want to catch their...
Paid to shatter
JULY 26Tth, 2010
You are the roast beef I have purchased
and I stuff you with my very own onion.
You are a boat I have rented by the hour
and I steer you with my rage until you run aground.
You are a glass that I have paid to shatter
and I swallow the pieces down with...
JULY 25th, 2010
there's a bluebird in my heart that
wants to get out
but I'm too tough for him,
I say, stay in there, I'm not going
to let anybody see
My mother would tell me all the time that we were poor.
Not always in so many words but she loved to remind me and her, I guess...