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Archive for June, 2014

Monday, June 30th, 2014

 

Our grandmothers may be watching over us but no matter their desire
their ability to do anything is gravely limited by the fact of their deaths.

Sunday, June 29th, 2014

 

I compose silently these
glassy lines, may they be of stone columns to stand the test of time, albeit on a

Mickey Mouse watch gracing the slim wrist of a

Saturday, June 28th, 2014

 

& I’m not one of those crank-goons
sharpening their displeasures on some
out of the way hopeless case

no, I’m a salvationist come to bring you cushion love

Friday, June 27th, 2014

 

Collapsible girl! I construe a method
of stretching your eyes heavenward, of embarking
upon a crusade into shelf-hood. Barking
up the wrong tree stem is only the start of it.

Thursday, June 26th, 2014

 

Honestly, you win one crummy competition and you think you’re the new Jeremy Twill.

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

 

You know, occasionally you come across something “made” and there is an irrefutable logic & a majestic clarity (the beauty of it all) and that’s when life makes sense (almost).

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

 

If the weather man is right
we can say cheerio to the tree house tonight.
The tree too, for that matter.

Did we sell the tent? I can’t find the tent.
I don’t remember selling the tent. Did we?
Sometimes I just want a place to live.

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

 

The shack has fallen down
but you never liked it
so no tears from you then.

Sunday, June 22nd, 2014

 

You can stay away from bed until dawn
but you can’t stop the night people from visiting
because of the way they work. It’s their
nature and it’s all they can do is embrace the idea
to share their night life with you, girl of the day.

Saturday, June 21st, 2014

 

No officer, I didn’t see a thing. Didn’t hear nothing neither.
I like your hat. I always wanted a hat like that but my head, my head’s no good.