Tag Archives: tanka

Stopped by a Wall

chemical weapon falling from the skies and hills and stopped by a wall water’s too precious to flow to other people’s holdings with hearts and retweets drip dripping acidity and idealism their victory is measured in tears falling on gravestones … Continue reading

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the days are getting darker

dinosaurs roam still – so many special snowflakes all dressed up in blue safe spaces trampled right-wing politicians cry for no no platform how bare the grass! though it is greener… (I’m sure it will grow) why doesn’t she listen! … Continue reading

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crossing the imagined

two empty beer cans one drunk milky way a distant memory of stars blackberries and vines sweet intoxication flows from my thorn-spiled flesh between fire and flood a vale of unbelievers throw stones … it’s tee-time with sun’s set: a … Continue reading

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tea leaves stewing in bitterness

machine-gun police peppering the streets why, this zephyr seeks revelation! I skirt the issue play catch as you like an electron waves goodbye an ex to grind beneath my heel ex machina both god and the devil logically tea leaves … Continue reading

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catenary

catenary – a falling between precipices contemplation of the hyperbolic geometry of lust

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beautiful

helen was a sexbot built and programmed by gods to be given, and taken by men but… she was beautiful

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tapio-ku and bird-ku

A short collection this month, in no particular order… street cracks cars play hopscotch at twilight expectant quiet urgent is night over xanadu (after the) t/rain I watch the cracks grow farm shop a discovery of tapioca march to school … Continue reading

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