Posts Tagged "Poetry"

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...

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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...

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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...

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Fury

by on Feb 24, 2017 in Poetry | 0 comments

If a muscle is located, not in the wing, but in the rachis, or if eyeballs are attached directly to eyelashes and the pelt is just a tuft of muscle tissues, or if the intestine of a child falls short of muscles at the expense of a muscle bound layette and slippers, which stretch their...

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