Monthly Archives: July 2013

if love comes

if love comes from others we must live in fear if it comes from us we must fail and if it is then we must be

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when I rounded the corner

when I rounded the corner an expanded empty paper shopping bag was tipping back and forth in the road like a sow that couldn’t get up but after sorting through mail on the front steps I turned again it was … Continue reading

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my love has been

my love has been a film of water the world bright sun evaporates I want to find the ocean

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today just the leaves

today just the leaves on the ends of the branches i can see through the window flutter tap and trill as if playing music elaborate beyond imagining on a piano only the tree can hear and only when the whim … Continue reading

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rabbit shit

sometimes a poem is like a piece of rabbit shit it’s one in a series small and emerges without effort to lie where it may be absorbed but only by those who live close to the ground

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mostly it seems i have had

mostly it seems i have had no interest in who i am but rather have allowed the girl behind the counter at the café the cars that rocket past or the choices someone else has made to stampede through the … Continue reading

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being a chicken

i could really see being a chicken here where my friend lives arising each morning to be sprung from my pen and then deciding in the slanting sun which yard back or front to stroll through pecking for bugs knowing … Continue reading

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