Posts Tagged "Poetry"

the saddest of angels

by on Jan 26, 2018 in Poetry | 0 comments

the saddest of angels is a girl who spends her days on black basalt boulders & sings the colors of night: crimson & cobalt, opal & malachite, sings the darkness of stars & the moon & the fullness of glaciers below, a girl who sings with the meadowlark & the...

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Monster: Puppeteer

by on Jan 19, 2018 in Poetry | 0 comments

The splintered scrape of broken bone, forced to and fro across sharp stone.   No one to see, no one to care how slowly died the desert hare.   No accident, no slip, no trip, its mind caught in a monster’s grip.   Six-eyed, six-mouthed, the monster foul controlled each scraping move, each...

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Treebound

by on Jan 12, 2018 in Poetry | 0 comments

When you are done with wizardry, when each breath wearies you: choose your ground; consider the ways of water, of root, branch, bark.   After bending the world to your will, after waging war for kings: choose your final form; willow, or oak, or larch; shape the spell.   After knowledge,...

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Things That Earth No Longer Bears

by on Apr 4, 2017 in Poetry | 0 comments

Existence observed, without passion, the brief time of humans, their toys, flesh, laughter, tears becoming ghosts in the river of Now. Infinity amused at the raw, shared subconscious, noticed in a leap of regret, the sweet brine of star dust in each being, conceived in a shell of flesh,...

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VOX

by on Apr 4, 2017 in Poetry | 0 comments

Fallen among the stars The light comes and I Raise myself to it in welcome A supplicant My voice no longer my own.   I hear the howls of the Things-That-Are Their maws snap and lunge Vicious in anticipation Looming near.   He steps forward, weapon drawn I hold out my hand to him To them...

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