Category Archives: Poetry

Spin In, Spin Out

The curl of fallen maple leaves underfoot blooms discarded cicada husks brooding out over the tongue. Alchemical oration spells an iridescent swarm that disconnects, like umbilical, the meaning from the pops and clicks that drew them. By design they feed … Continue reading

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An Exercise in the Hypothetical

Stuck in traffic— observant and helpless. The aging field cricket wandered onto the blacktop. The light cycled and then he exploded. Rolled by an indifferent wheel. I wonder: Does god feels this guilty watching us suffer? Probably not. Because helplessness … Continue reading

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nightmares

long legs dried earth compact there are no lips just bone into milquetoast skin age rumpled deep stains evidence it’s been chewing something something that bleeds relief or terror that it has no obvious sensory equipment but so many legs … Continue reading

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status update

hopeless waffles less hopeless gluten maple sugar fuck me hopeless horseshoe crab out to see something something less hopeless bandages signs point heavy lead sucked out social security fuck me no coverage no signal no point no hand but mine … Continue reading

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tooth skin

april has been a weird month and i didn’t want this to be some analysis but i’m really struggling to come up with something and it’s 11:46 as I’m writing this and i’ve found that the pressure has a way … Continue reading

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nocturnal exhibit

artificial light seeps in from behind the inch-thick pane a crowd flattens into silhouette just for a glimpse but nothing happens this is nothing unusual and the spectacle they say is worth the waiting in the mean there are mutterings … Continue reading

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pro-choice egg thief

lizard trilling excitement a clutch unchaperoned embryo sucks down unproblematic load the remainder undamaged in throat a precarious matter making sand tracks back to the gap called home desert harsh one mother’s children dinner for another potentiality becomes an offering … Continue reading

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