Poem

Cynical Safari

Watch out for them buzzards... (Image free from Pixabay.com)

Chimeras

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last grin

why would I ever write, for the need to hold my mind, together? while there is no smile and no angel feathers... to bring back the love for death,...

WHEN MY BROTHER WAS AT COLLEGE

When my brother was at college
Cherry

Oh God, I Love You

You picked me up like the leaves in the wind The leaves never asked for it, really But they've got nothing else going on You fell into me, like the...

AFTER

Since this Homeless man left Afghanistan long lean years ago he steps softly on the wrong side of sidewalk’s downtown busy place where white concrete...
Cherry

I Have to Pee QW

Women’s I push the door and beyond I see The female eye Spec-ula-ting They see my rejection My pierced tongue My speed To fall into the category -...

Z

When I picture you I see a little Girl, dark-haired, chewing her lip. Seriously working to make A password to open up the world-- To recognize you...
Cherry

Old Tapes

The tapes are ragged. I listen to them morning and night. They are my shacharit, my evensong "I will be there" You sing, the hiss of time Mocking us...

Trilobite

Lisa called from a mineral shop In Nashville, she'd found a trilobite. I gave a long-held, treasured one To R., and having never quit looking Found...