Archive for October, 2013

Monday, October 21st, 2013

 

I am trying to wrap a texture around the sound, to find two bodies that when brought together in gentle embrace would produce something similar to at least put us all in the same windswept and fictional ball park.

Sunday, October 20th, 2013

 

Look! I am gone to the shop to buy another suit of clothes. This bear costume is full of holes. When I come back we will sing that song you love. What’s it called? “In the Shadow of the Trees”? Something like that.

Saturday, October 19th, 2013

 

And for the keeping awake
horses against your mind are a good intention

Believing in a redemptive quality
a breeze among the grasses

Friday, October 18th, 2013

 

The Future! Wear a black hat. The Future!

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

 

Today was my birthday. Or today
was the day I was finally recognized
by strangers. Or today will be
over soon. Today is never my day.

Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

 

What was fed to us, the ideas

We kept our heads up, for the eternity

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

 

Where futility is revealed
after passionate flailing

although conceivably it is not total futility.

Monday, October 14th, 2013

 

I cannot be Frank in a poem. It is better to hide
behind a bush and come out wearing other clothes
than those one woke up in. What is passion, fruit?

The comma snuck in.

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

 

Decision! Misdirection! Unfathomable emotion!
(Look, and I am gone.)

Saturday, October 12th, 2013

 

The swans have become the new horses. But the horses are not forgotten. There is room for both horses and swans in the world we have built here.