Archive for February, 2013

Monday, February 18th, 2013

 

What’s wrong with the machines today?

I have my feet in the lubricator

but it’s not working, and I already had to

send the feeler to the menders. I wish

it was like perfect all the time everywhere.

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

 

Sleep is not like anything I’ve ever known before. Everyone I know is there, interrupting my peacefulness.

Saturday, February 16th, 2013

 

Oh, excellence falling like snow.

Patience arriving late.

Tell me a story including cabbages.

Friday, February 15th, 2013

 

I’m going home now. When I look down I can’t see anything. Perhaps I am too high.

Thursday, February 14th, 2013

 

Could you be crazy? As clearly as I know I will die I watched the dead leaf fall from the tree into the empty bed, and understood.

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

 

Could you be crazy about me? In tales, the frog turns into a prince. Little girls become scullery maids become princesses.

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

 

As conjecture becomes reality it changes shape and nature. I have stopped because I’m out of air. Nobody is on this road and the silence is complete.

Monday, February 11th, 2013

 

from behind half-closed eyes come unspoken thoughts. Oh! such hackneyed writings! Fame can be only just around the corner (by the War Memorial)

Sunday, February 10th, 2013

 

what cohesion means

I don’t mean making sense

I mean making making

so the world is more full of

Saturday, February 9th, 2013

 

PLANNED POEMS #14

THE ELEPHANT AS SYMBOL