Monday, August 30, 2010

metallic blue dream blues

it wasnt because of the smoking
it wasnt because of anything
that was
but wasnt
a lack large enough
to populate a world
the muffler dropped
and the sides fell off
(all corvettes go to heaven)

Thursday, August 12, 2010

five a.m.

this depth of dark
could almost be night-

the suns about to crack
my sweet, my love
of the unfurrowed brow of
the dreamful sleep,

the world outside
is a hazy wilderness,
dew spattered frayed unwindings
of sunny summer string;

your warm face pillowpressed and
sleepdamp breeches
the waking surface
of the placid velvet waters, and

sinks back silently beneath them.

im a criminal
for even wanting to wake you.