the curly mind linguistically innovative poetry - weird & risky
While your last night
cruised the silk road
to the light-swollen stars,
today you log long hours
under a tree,
like a fallen apple
wondering whatever happened… 111 more words
1 week, 6 days ago
No surprise to Louise that Amber was drawn to the stars.
The throbbing of distant light, a long ago story told now
in a night sky, pitted, pierced, perforated – 156 more words
Ban sex in this house.
Even ban talk of sex,
And then thoughts of sex.
Let this be celibate house
#494506780 in the history
of the sex-free world. 144 more words
Last night, at dusk, a young girl and boy
found a body washed up on the bank of a river.
They were just sixteen, out for a romantic scroll, 211 more words
Ellen’s unlike her sisters.
Hannah and Susan
They are merely appetites
that need to be fed,
that get them into bad situations,
from which they somehow extract themselves… 192 more words
The Neglected Ratio Journal
All clowns are painted evil at the mouth,
lips red as the blood they dine on
that day of laughter’s cruel reckoning.
And she wonders why I’ve no wish… 167 more words
2 weeks, 5 days ago
Bangs, Whimpers, Arts, Culture, and Commentary
A Poem by John Grey
My wife sips a martini,
doesn’t even notice the turbulence.
Unlike her gin and vermouth,
clouds and metal don’t mix. 154 more words
1 month, 1 week ago