Monthly Archives: September 2009

200 poems

200 mistakes 200 painkillers 200 lies 200 memories 200 reasons why 200 screams 200 questions 200 sleepless nights 200 words 200 regrets 200 dead 200 poems yes 200 poems

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letter from a wise old woman

“I’ve chosen to pick up favorite pens again instead,”  she wrote me.  “It’s the visciousness and cruelty of our current human condition. My choice now is to remove myself from these insipid, whining children of the night.  I experimented for a year, … Continue reading

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aria to air

quello unico che raggiunge è il vostro ego poichè lotta, terrorizzato affrontare la relativa obsolescenza e la vostra oscurità. ricordi: il relativo migliore al burnout che sbiadirsi via. là vi sedete, sbiadetto ed elemosinando per essere notato

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ending saturday night

across the dark country lane    headlight high-beams caught him in the glare   lookin twice before he crossed the road in front of me     a  sleek, ring-tailed bobcat slid under the neighbor’s new, shiny                  out-of-place automatic fence…. he looked over his shoulder at me … Continue reading

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anti-d

ah so this is what happens when you stop…

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summer

the first time, he was movin her out so two mitchell brothers’ porn stars arriving from denmark could move in.. she washed down the contents of the rorer 914 bottle with that fifth of jamesons he left sittin’ on top of the refrigerator… when she … Continue reading

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jim carroll died today

at 60, his heart gave out not from an OD in an east village walk-up not from a knife wound to the belly from another junkie’s blade his heart gave out attacked like his art attacked us in nineteen seventy … Continue reading

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