I scream in my head Into the alone space: That empty room That has no light. That wants me In it fully yet pushes me away.
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What if we say goodbye For the last time today? What if you stay Over there to decay? While I am here Dining without you ? What if I chase you And […]
They bottleneck In my throat It aches: I float away. They break bank – And flood me: Rapid pulse The current It takes me.
Most people view me at 1.00 pm on Monday I see me at 10.00 pm on a Sunday Full mirror No clothes
I am sorry
Life is heavy at the moment, in terms of war, discrimination, racism, Islamaphobia, terrorism, mass shootings, media representation, and in the background of what has always been there: inequality. Inequality of race, […]
To quoin and to quine, for the sake of Glame
The existential zeitgeist of 2016 occupies every Gen Y fear of the Millennials, every Gen X lament of Gen Y, and every Boomer’s rant about the technological era of the egocentric fool. To […]
“I want to be simple” I tell her emphatically She is simple But she means off the grid: As I read the economist At the Richardson.
There should be a vibe I’m just not feeling it So if you ask me how I have only a sense Of nothing to say And no thing to describe
Of late I feel I am running from, and I am over it. It is exhausting and I have blisters. I don’t even know if these metaphorical saline bubbles are on my […]
Blue Vessel of Beauty
Originally posted on Moira Neagle's Word Addiction:
She stands in a sea of green, her blue silk dress a billowing sail ? Such elegance in a field, a rural irony ?…
Got me never stop me
Seeds of Art
It is difficult to argue the value of graffiti. For one, you have to be a bit careful not to ‘out’ the vandals, because they are wanted people. Not just by us […]
The mass of you The in-jokes And sworn oaths And that you love me.
Dictates of Mournable. Prescin(d/g) Out.
Elevating, framing this visual metaphor: Of writ misogyny; The bold audacity Of disenfranchised Over-writ, over it Not social power. But real misogyny ? That happens here: In this discourse, Where you dictate […]
I mistook my life for a movie Got sucked in by the trailer And the cool sound track Not to mention the cameos A list they were.
Letter to a Pinot
Your are a comedy noir, Mocking my taste buds Leaving me wondering If I was the butt of a joke Or if you were serious.
I have watched the Nost Fiasco with cautious interest, cringing at what people have to say about how angry they are. Yesterday I took a breath and finally read the Age article, […]
Don’t feed the dog
If you animated grief I reckon it would be one of those dogs on the beach in Thailand. The kind that hobble along a few meters behind you, and sleep at the […]
Queeries and Theories and Other Essays for Alice
I recall being about 24 years old and knowing everything. The clarity, that this humble little mind told me I had, was startling. Sure in some respects, I did know it all. […]