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Archive for April, 2016

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

 

Special dispensations
As the curfew approaches

The lights are curtained off & secrets begin to flower

Friday, April 29th, 2016

 

Now is the time
to keep oneself pure undefiled
by the motes of influence –

Thursday, April 28th, 2016

 

You call it a day by any other name. Sharon has a new hair – style being her infatuation. Take a look out there:
the season is changing. If only the Wi-Fi would work like it should.

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

 

The Sun is in hiding like a bandit. William can
do it one way or the other way. We cut and paste all the
time. You try to hold things
together then Twilight arrives and Fantasy is with her.

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

 

Believing there were a girl
with my name on her heart I set sail on a shaky ship
masquerading as candy and flowers.

Monday, April 25th, 2016

 

Look at my wardrobe today:
a hat of straw
a shirt of hair
pants from the world of poetry
and desert boots not made for working.
Dapper? That’s a word in the dictionary.

Sunday, April 24th, 2016

 

& while you could never render those lips
& what there is to know of them with any sliver of accuracy
you might place their imprint upon a mirror
but their magnetism would be missing –
their promise of an exquisite moment

Saturday, April 23rd, 2016

 

You brought a certain gleam to occasions I had previously considered tarnished and
it was pearls from your tongue, your jewellery period in embryo.

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

 

As the 24 hours of the day dwindle
As the lifetime of our passions halves and halves again
and goes on halving

Thursday, April 21st, 2016

 

Let’s try and avoid the oncoming lorry of the mindless, let’s leap
out of the way of the landslide of big rocks into a pond where life seems to be on the up
and let’s duck the swinging arm of The Crane of Eternity

to collapse quietly into a soft and welcoming armchair.