Tag Archives: sky poems

Lace

by Camille Pissarro . My collar is itchy and I’m twitchy with longing. I want to cast off all façade and plait my fin -gers through this crimson soil, forget myself. Perhaps if I just lie down right here, …..the … Continue reading

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floating toads

  . shared at toads tuesdays.

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p(s)alming your soul

. hold it out ………………………..and up, an empty cup sighing …………………………….to a listening sky. .

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A Perfect Curve Ball Navigates the Straight & Narrow

written for dVerse.

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The Last Foamy Fragment of a Withdrawing Sea

.. Insistent, we form ourselves of silt, slate and clay, make sand -castle suburbs of our gnawed and empty places. Hey – give the face of that blood moon a break. Give her a starhouse in the sky. Knife her … Continue reading

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Contemplating Murder

prompt and awesome visual from over at mindlovemisery.

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paper thatching

.. we smolder slowly, jute rafts on a looking glass sea. we wither once under this dense canopy, tiny female grinding stones with altered hydrology. we are persevering narrow leaves, white incense scabs wandering this thousand-year-old …………………sky.   .. awesome … Continue reading

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Night Fallings

  ….  Spare the sun the embarrassment of its most ardent shine. Swear the moon has wings on her darker side. Share the stars that wink, then fade too soon. Dare the sky to wear her best little black dress, … Continue reading

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Audacity

.. I’ll hold my tongue out like a gauntlet, armored and ready to be ……thrown, known for its bright syllables shaped …..from dust; the secrets that it quiet keeps. May we be so bold as to scold these wayward stars, … Continue reading

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making lemonade

… there’s a mellow lemon melon yellow sun rising in this stubborn sky, ………and i have but a few hours to live and breathe in indigo. we’ll fortify our stands, add more sugar; charge a dollar for a cup of … Continue reading

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