Monthly Archives: May 2016

Silver Linings. Play. Book.

Made a mistake. Kissed a snake. ……………………………………………-‘Cinderella’ jump rope rhyme Married him, too. Said I do. And did. (He didn’t.) Goodbye. Good riddance. Sometimes knowing what’s best is helped along by living the worst. Be -hold: my broken. Unfold: His … Continue reading

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summer stone song

Another offering for the Quadrille over at dVerse. Play magnetic poetry here. 

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Gourmet Cheeses

.. I bought two brie-ses and a havarti ready to party. You brought some cheddar (not just gouda, better). We (stopped the world and) melted them together and I gotta say I am fondue you. But the odiferous aftermath breeze? … Continue reading

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Living Suddenly Without Thinking

  … Did we dance? I only remember the lull of that bone bubble moon, the grin-glimmer of her melting into shimmer sea. Did we twist the truth? There’s no proof to the contrary on God’s green earth, just the … Continue reading

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That morning steeped in scent of sea

… Blame it on the breeze. The way the trees whispered us a sorrowsong. The way the sky cracked open as if we’d both gone mad. The moment when I sneezed and you breathed God bless you and for once … Continue reading

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A little giddy gets hungry.

.. Poverty turned pink in the beds of strangers, arranged to meet several someones for drinks, with earnest. Oh! what a nice long (slightly soft) chat, that afternoon pass -port into the surf. Foreign service notwithstanding, she’s left in a … Continue reading

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This poem might never have been written

… , were it not for a message from a distant friend: Hey! Thought of you! Check it out! (insert link to poetry challenge here.) Sure, she’d dabbled. Had inky fingers all her life. Seasons of indigo flow. Teenaged angst, … Continue reading

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