Monthly Archives: May 2011

Nightbird

Stars fall and crack open tonight. Stars call you to wing, to take flight.

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NaPoWriMo Poem #26: Thirteen

Trapped, the key caught in her throat taunts the door without the body and tries to call the red door within the chest to unhinge itself.

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Change

I hold coins in my pocket, refuse to drop them into Charon’s rawbone hand; I hold the gifts of my passage under my cloak back from this boatman’s demand.

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Diary of a Lost Soul

I suffer the dreams of a world gone mad. I have seen things that you will never see, and the film is on a maddening loop. The heavens are falling down and I can’t even breathe. We turn kingdoms into … Continue reading

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NaPoWriMo Poem #25: Astrophagy

The fire, crackling, reaches fingers upward and curls around the pan atop which the open-mouthed, glassy-eyed fish softly char and die again to the heat before their final rest inside of our

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Protected: NaPoWriMo #24: Crash

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