5: 46 A. M.
A pale swath of blue emerges
between dark rectangles
of buildings on either side
a transparent strip of sky... more »
A New Place To Live
We need a new place to live.
pad crib lay up... more »
'Who listens to classical music, anyway? '
-Bill Bored, 'Urban Contemporary.'
structural dawn, vacant skies... more »
the afternoon tv
became the very real... more »
Allen Ginsberg Called Me Long Distance From New York
Allen Ginsberg called me long distance from New York..
It woke me from a sound sleep. Groggily I put
the receiver to my ear.... more »
It happens from time to time, usually after a prolonged period of sleeplessness and/or use of stimulants.... more »
"You can't trust anyone under 50."
- -the author.
(Dedicated to the psychedelic experience as epitomized by... more »
inser point and counterpoint
the porno tape... more »
sitting in the parked car
in the parking lot outside Pioneer Market at 12: 30 A.M.
writing in my notebook on blue paper
by the dim light of the overhead streetlight... more »
Thelonious Monk played at
the Five Spot Café
in New York City’s
Greenwich Village district... more »
- of course
my life has become... more »
Once the world was larger,
much larger than today.
Time stretched on indefinitely,
as did the horizon.... more »
Cold wind blowing in the junk sick dawn
I remember the first time anybody ever turned me on.
I came back in the living room
Like I was floating on a cloud.... more »
On the good nights, I could almost discern three fingers on the face of the moon.
I could see a person clear across the parking lot and optimistically mistake their identity for that of my friend.... more »
'flutter.'... more »
POEM WITH STRING
and so i said take this program of
artificial intelligence insurgency... more »
Dark Side Of Town
we came home on the dark side of town
we came home to a deserted rubble of half forgotten memories, children’s toys, fenced yards grown heavy with weeds, and a cold wind blowing... more »
distant at first
the sound wavering
in the air
carried on a faint... more »
moist... more »
Down The Highway
down the highway
setting off the night time
in dots of red and white light... more »
I dream that I meet my friend S____ S_____and Jonny the guitar player.
They both ask to buy product from me, so I say, 'Yes, I'll do it, but first I have to repunctuate (*) all the signs on Hollywood Boulevard.'
'I'd like to see that, ' says Jonny.
'I'd like to write it down, ' says S____S____.... more »
I dream that I go to a Reality Doctor. He says that to rebuild my inner reality I must first defeat my physical senses.
To do this he recommends a regimen of modern jazz music and abstract expressionist art (1) .... more »
settled over the darkness that
came between, and mile high
mindstorm roiled over the... more »
11: 00 a.m. no money. only three pennies which is enough to cast the ‘i ching’ oracle but not enough to pay the parking meter.
a week now since the fire. the smell of smoke gradually clearing out from the halls of this cheap hotel where we live.... more »
I could almost
It’s like a real city.
People think it’s... more »