Wonder

rare things are growing the moon is moving , shalom fly the burning flag of freedom do you know what it’s like to be almost swallowed home ?   he pours the tea gold sugar , emotional weight unfurls her hair upon dew shoulders , a soul scratching in the still and quiet she is…Read more »

White

I loved holding your hand what piece of that is you ? there , a white horse loose and hit by a car on Paradise Road its a curious land God allows . do you recognize me the red spruce , the snow goose laying in lake sand the turntable now an alleluia instrument sounding…Read more »

Poem for my soldier

decades three times gone by with tides descent silvers sliver mark liquid light upon her skin so white the warriors sword cuts gold the blues deep sleep a memory weeping nocturnals curse a fragile stain at choirs of gulls positioning Shakespeare’s lover listening I love you her breath glistening there it is he said ,…Read more »

Aria of the Lake

There goes myself along Lake Michigan naked back walking before me there goes an uprising a piling of stones so sorrowful a ritual of calm tumbling gusting god out of our heads . There goes the sky compressed into a moment there goes an uprising , a murder a bewilderment , bewitching the sound of…Read more »

Lament

the everywhere the moment somewhere when nightshade laid its iris black my lonely figure astonished in loud serenade .   the everywhere oozing blisters upon sore feet deserts old from clouded heart bleached bones stark from faces brocade the everywhere startling almost afraid .   the everywhere black shadows of celestial beings flower and fly…Read more »