Once again solace will host the county fair.
I arrive to find my mother and father are there.
It is evening. The lights anticipate
The darkness yet to come.... more »
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Skyward eyes in evening...
It's after dusk we're shown
The luminous magic of stars
To everyone no matter... more »
I have been called a cat, but I am not really that!
neither feline nor canine
I also do not belong where you
would lump me with the species humine... more »
Lambs in limbo kneel before a graze.
I place your curtsy at stone eyestops.
Sliding with amorphous sheen... more »
The name on the headstone
Tells of something more.
In a space meant for two,... more »
Not every song has its day in the sun
Some singers no night to lighten.
Numerous were our beloved stars... more »
The acetates haunt every storage space
Since they were discovered hiding,
Lying within a household chest of drawers.... more »
Paris, Texas - 1953
high in the bleachers, we sit beside
our guest lady of honor until... more »
while he was here
he did not speak.
did not we think
he could not speak?... more »
From school each noon swiftly
To the daily knelt devotion
Until newsprint images of amber
Vessels led sorrow's morning... more »
before the most dismal of tragic days
the desperation-driven november dive
when in palaces and any dive where
open ears and searching minds let... more »
Someone please take me... more »