Tag Archive: poem

Columbus Whispering (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #12)

In quarters, no one dare disturb the great white captain conquistador: all hands for sailing, all feet scrubbing for god, for gold, and for glory; what man Columbus was all will tell of… Continue reading

Believing in Valentines (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #11)

Sixty feet dangled on a crane right after a mate’s divorce proceeding; two pigeons bulleting across the pulleys to reach the rafters of the the 54th avenue skylight, where billboards of hollywood’s next… Continue reading


Half past ten last night Unveiled by cafe’s lampshades Two coffees ignored. —– Dark stains on a mug The babes of beans long since drank Lipstick mark lies pale —– The whiff of the hearth… Continue reading

Thoughts Before The Fall (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #09)

But he has gone, into the bleak Into the trees, my master-lover And sovereign annointed by Blood and unholy trinity. His valour, mine the spirit, him the dagger, mine the scepter, and in… Continue reading

For The Next While (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #08)

Money is an illusion

Love is manufactured

Friends ride the winds

And jobs are a prison

Colored Chalk (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #07)

Until it were naught but colored chalk:


Hurt’s said to make the heart grow wise,
Not a record of asking when, when, when.

By the Deserted Four-Way Intersection at Half-Past Eleven (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #05)

yellow stepping on the gas to catch the shifting signs but no; meters before the signal line so pause, take a sec, it’s not over yet. he will wait. it’s his turn. —–… Continue reading


Two beers, half a shot of whisky, and a pound of chicken wings: carted over to table six. He had flexed, not once, but multiple bills spilling swiftly to the tray. And in unchained dances… Continue reading

Haikus past Midnight (NAPOWRIMO 2015 #03)

Breezy dusk melts through A city aching for rest Lampposts stand stalwart. —– Screeching in the dark Echoes in alleys and bars Owl or girl in need? —— As Morpheus fleets ’round To… Continue reading