Monthly Archives: May 2013

you stand at the sink

you stand at the sink immersing tupperware in sudsy water when suddenly the water you’re swimming in last night’s dream up canals past houses no words for what you see and all around the corner from where you’ve been living … Continue reading

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I’ll just walk around today

I’ll just walk around today as though I know exactly what I’m doing I’ll imagine the ground at the last second turning to gold under each foot as if god were approving of every step

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haphazard knock

haphazard knock of dull wooden wind chimes wind like the rustling of sheets your room darkens as somewhere the sun slides behind the clouds and the air is still only far-off sounds like a battle you’ve decided to skip like … Continue reading

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I like it when the words flow out

I like it when the words flow out and they’re right on the edge of what you understand I like it when a word pops into your head like a hand and you take it this stranger’s hand and you … Continue reading

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The Beatles once

The Beatles once ruled the world and no one else has come close and I don’t care that they fell apart in acrimony because it was love made them feel betrayed

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every day

every day is an emptying now at least this part is and all I want now sometimes is everything gleaming from within

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and how something other

and how something other than what you expect says hello and how you meet that moment how you have come to be empty enough and how you have come how you wait how water flows by how small the thing … Continue reading

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