Sick Kitties, Poetry Contests and Upcoming Holidays!

So I have a sick Wasabi again :( I am taking care of her and business. I am working all the time but I still managed to enter the 2nd Annual Free Nyki Poetry Contest. I discovered her blog today and it is eye-opening in its blunt honesty and amazingly written by a talented young […]

Distilled Dreams [Prose Poem]

Echoes of things forgotten in childhood cast from a mountain are microscopic stones thrown against winter winds. Life flourishing at the bottom. Consciousness freezing at the summit. Iron holds us at the wrists and ’round the waists. Sinking but unable to struggle! Like the nightmare I had on the hard basement apartment floor after mom […]

Reenactment [Poem]

I was sipping sweet sorrow right through his broken arrow. Silly thoughts of sometime last January: We proclaimed our willingness to leave our lovers in padded karaoke kissing booths– Then, shared more than a glass or two behind frosted windows. I still see him whenever I please, but his pillow hair is made of dreams. […]

NEWsexMACHINE

Just think: what is this new machine? What happens between a key and its effect? I can manipulate read what I want, think what I want.   First, I could only play chess. Now, I have artificial intelligence that stretches between rapidly moving fingertips.   Words form between us actions have no sound: right-click, close […]

BP-ku

Oily fingers reach into Louisiana waters, take time to swirl and blob and bleed. They cover the sea and they cover my screen. All this, happening so far from me. Next to me: by- products leer…swallow plastic, choke on fear.