Emerald Archipelago

Let’s pretend we’re fishing, and fall asleep, where the earth is soft and colorful. I like to imagine there’s nobody to let down. All the world  expects the rain But all the world are worms, so we like it like this. I’ll never regret having given you my youth. Thank you thank you thank you,  […]

LAS TORTUGAS

Whisper, whisper in the shallows, Peek to see, the children paddle, Ripple lives wherever minnows… Wider, wider grows the shadow, Leafy plumes we breathe in… Siempre ‘stoy equivocado, Sombras bailan, en el fango, ¡Nadar! ¡Nadar! Aquí vienen Los Monstruos que nos quieren… Teach to touch the silky bottom, Live to see the… Whisper, Whisper to […]

NOT TONIGHT

Clutching his fur, I spoke the Word. You. I stood to face you at the door. The wall was like you, wide and expressionless. In fact, everything about the darkness was so like you… Coldness, passive obfuscation, and contrast to all that is naturally knowable And life-giving. But I love the dark. Why you gotta […]

N.S.A.

I have no strings to expose to you. No delusions of enamor to hold onto. I have no wish to impose upon you. No stipulations, or fine-print statements Conflating kind consolation with an awkward obligation. Only the desire to stay close to you.

MURDER THE MOONMEN

Murder the Moonmen. Baby, they’re the ones. They said “Bring her to us… Please, make her come. Then, make her come… Over, and over again.” So, you can blame the Moonmen, They said “Make her love glow… When her eyes shine, we’re reminded Of our home.” They’re the ones who’ve been Sending you those messages, […]

HELLSCAPE AT 26

Delusion exerts itself over my mind… Memories of the flesh persist. I could live here. I could fall asleep to the crackle of the flames. I tried to be a Monolith, so see my bones covered in a drapery of moss. Now, my day-to-day schedules are written by Dante Alighieri… But even more scary,   […]