System Failure

I’d like to replace my heart the latest model available using dials and numbers cogs and wires a cold calculating machine all the hurts, disappointments unable to penetrate the reality that is me input, output facts and observations be it love or pass-me-by would I still remain untouched? >input received: you’re sweet 01001110 01101111 <false> […]

Eclipse

Can you help me fly away Leave behind all my pasts My sins and my transgressions Start over from this point on Not looking back Please don’t ask any questions Just hold me Cover me with your wings Possess me Devour me Engulf me Absorb me That you and I would intermingle Becoming one My […]

A Black Door Opened

My sister and I were at my house, though I’ve never been there before, it was, to me, my home. Looking out the windows I could see a huge field that stretched far away, the trees on the horizon would only be an inch tall if you measured between your fingers. The fields were covered […]

Lost Years

A woman holds my hand. I’ve never seen her before but she’s showing me a photograph of a handsome young couple standing in front of a blue Cadillac and now she’s started crying. She keeps asking if I remember him, in the faded photograph, but I’ve never seen him or her before. She insists she’s […]

Collaborations

I just realized, like a couple minutes ago, that all I am is made up of collaborations. Joint efforts between me and you and you and me and me and him and her and me. Bits of you smeared into me. Cooperations and associations. Collusions and alliances. Combination of participation. Under all the layers is […]

Closer

I’m freaking out just a little bit but you hold me close hold me close hold me close and I’m breathing hard and not breathing at all but I hear your voice I hear your voice hear your voice tonight I won’t pull my hair out tonight it’s counting and moving objects into their perfect […]

Order of Operations

1 – you spoke my name 2 – I turned and smiled 3 – you touched me and I shivered, panting 1 – you spoke my name 4 – I felt something like a seed planted long ago lifting its head, pushing slowly through the walls of my heart 5 – you drooled on the […]

Virtually Nonexistent (REBLOG)

This is one of the best pandemic pieces I’ve read yet. Right to the heart of the matter, without the bitterness. Please read it…. You open your eyes like any other day, And you heard about the disease Off in another world and you feel A distant sort of sadness because You know … Virtually […]

Tarot Cards – collaboration

your breath on my neck brings shivers up my spine I want to be the one that kisses you deepest, stops time your arms circle ‘round me pulling me tighter into you  I want to be all those thoughts lingering around inside of you lift my hair, breathe me in I’ve forgotten where I am […]