Monthly Archives: October 2009

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are you good enough to be included, he asked?        believe in yourself, she screamed! which parts of you                  demand a sick need to be young enough to fit in to their world?            your experience is all that validates you, he explained are you … Continue reading

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laughing cold

this morning   california north is chilled what else was meant       for  the emptied out  manila     envelope addressed in your hand       but received        the day after       your death with nothing from you        i will always wonder        i hear you laughing today    chuckling and har … Continue reading

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wind racing

the porch wind chimes  furiously announced this wind             kicked up suddenly    it became another thing       keeping  my racing mind   up at this late hour its shaking eaves, this wind    knocking aged sun damaged corrigated tin off the greenhouse barn roof        i … Continue reading

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in the dark

your writings are getting darker, he wrote      but there still appears to be a glimmer of light oh?

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five stages of grief: definition slammed

denial           oh the new-children write         what they’ve learned  through kalidescope classrooms     college  classes whose instructors       instruct them on art creation 101 or how to create art like your heroes     through their smokescreens of ultracool   they  mimick each other  stand  smug    thinking they have somehow earned … Continue reading

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home is where…

its harder there than i imagined    everywhere is enemy territory               every step    a land mine of familiar memories    planted and steeped in today’s unfamiliar terrain they say that if you dreamwalk   time through a life today in  someone else’s town      it will eventually seem less … Continue reading

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