My mother speaks a language other than I. She was a francophone in her Canadian childhood. I am not part of her elite vernacular assembly […]
Lunchtime is a late clarity for words; shame on robins for chanting awayas the frost moulders on our patios, snowscape scents mix well with funny […]
Must go outside beyond the concrete square where I smoke long cigarettes & cough, pluck oak pollen from my hair & cough, spit, cough—not the […]
How caution has no time zone. How a parallel can go forever without running into any old school chums at Sainsbury’s. How a bird and […]
Fiona Apple waited until she was forty-two to give us a line from when she was fifteen Thirty-one/nineteen Marble smoothness melting to a waxy rot, […]
Feeling blue in my eyes with waves rising. She is there, mermaid girl, in the blue sea. Heart of glass breaks in two, […]
we are safe.We are safeon the beachin this canoe.At night, alonein this canoe,we are safe.There might be the soundof crabsscuttlingand dogsbarkingand wolveshowling inthe mountains,but not […]
I know most art for most peopleis indecency explained. I am telling youshe has no explanation. So, what?
I have no strategyfor when I open my mouth.I’m just a lucky fucker.