Tag Archives: relationship

recognition

“I earned these lines; don’t you dare erase one of them!”—Anna Magnani, upon learning that a publicity photo of her had been airbrushed. In the morning I look at you as you sleep. You are so you: the fresh sweet … Continue reading

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desultory

[a persona poem] I have lived around you like the shadow of a planet never facing the sun you are no sun no moon no planet you brood in another room avoiding time and space bats stir in the walls … Continue reading

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cinnamon bronze

maybe it’s the colour of sex skin on a sunny beach up close and sweaty sun lotion the perfume and the taste on my lips dash into breaking waves sand shifting underfoot gliding into a slap soft landing sliding skewed … Continue reading

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