Family History The God of my father wore me out With wrath and beatings Kisses to a weathered mouth Mixed signals from a crowded head– It got to where it was him or me. So I got his rifle, shot him dead. For God, it was a good day: He’d no longer have to watch […]
These beasts snapping from all sides just before they ate me alive I sang a tune they fell asleep then dead except for one hatched in my head. I’ll tame it at home– but where is my staff of light where is the map I had in my sack– lost. I like Of Monsters & […]
Hell is an island In an endless sea. The sea is myself, The I-land is me.
If I spoke from the heart and you could hear You would ride the sound Back to the beginning and see who you really are. If I spoke from the heart, my tears would be a river Running into the sea, an Ocean of sweetest water. If I spoke from the heart, my joyful laughter Would fill the […]
Bedtime Prayer Soma, xanthan, vodka sweet Now I lay me down to sleep I pray that death will not come That would be pretty dumb To die alone without a friend Would be a bitter wasted end. But if I die before I wake I did my best for fuck sake […]
LOVE IS GENTLE AND KIND– Rape? RAPE is a DESPICABLE CRIME HELP STOP IT REPORT SEXUAL ASSAULT Women CALL for HELP Male Survivors It happens to Men too… Get Help.
Portrait by Joanna Rusinek Listening to Anne Sexton in the Dark 1 All cities are alike, they never sleep, this one wraps about my feet up my legs, tightens ’round my chest, a cold snake coiled ’round an apple— but am no Adam, I know– Taste me, I am the apple of your despair fruit […]