Haunt me like a lover.
With your long fingernails touching the corners of my mouth
as if you could pluck back every kiss
you ever left there,... more »
Heart-broke halogen angel;
your feet bleed like a dancer
stepping past memories with the sharp edges of anger,
all steep inclines and strange angles.... more »
Like purple iris, bloom bruises
In the field of her cheeks
From the lack of sleep
But she smiles... more »
He wonders if there’s any truth in Genesis.
He’s never known the man
whose seed was swift enough
to sow the ground where he was born,... more »
I want to write you a letter, but I’m trapped in your mouth.
I want to scream at you,
or scream your name holding the mute button.... more »
The sun shines forever
Polishing the sky like clear enamel
That makes the smile white... more »
I’m stretching my faith
beyond my face.
Reaching for a pinnacle,
or a pinprick.... more »