Most recent stories

Christ walks the streets of Venice

147147 views1212 comments99 favs

Christ walks the streets of Venice,/has long since become a regular . . .

The Lazy Clouds

118118 views99 comments77 favs

This is a nice illusion, here with you. The world Is meant to fill your eyes. You remind me of Everything right now. This is a nice illusion, here with You. It's all morning light. The wind playing with your Hair lifts my spirits, too. Seagulls…

Manliness!! *urp*

139139 views77 comments44 favs

It starts on the Fallopian Speedway


128128 views88 comments77 favs

In the quiet dark, fathers reappear.

Napomo 17: April 7-12

188188 views2222 comments1212 favs

The drinking will continue/ until morale improves


110110 views1111 comments99 favs

One night while in rehab I had a dream that I worked as a violin maker in Salzburg.

Avoid Anything With an Ism

107107 views55 comments33 favs

Communism Capitalism Gism or Gysm, either way Avoid anything with an Ism Catholicism Botulism Socialism Skepticism If its got an Ism in it Avoid it, okay? (Advice for our newborn daughter) Avoidalism is okay Though So you c


136136 views88 comments55 favs

From words to meaning― how complicated it is.

5th and 6th staves of "Edju"

106106 views22 comments22 favs

5. I forced myself back to the cathedral of St. Thorfinn. I had to go. It was unfinished business. Like rain when it doesn't fall. Like threat against the state. Like a weak fist. I return because I know the glass coffin…

Greet Death

146146 views55 comments33 favs

where are you now?

Saturday TV with Dad

160160 views88 comments77 favs

By the sixth - Dizz, Falstaff buzzed - Croons - The Wabash Cannonball

Streets of Gold

154154 views1212 comments77 favs

I was beyond broke.

Spare Me the Details.

105105 views11 comment11 fav

"Let's talk turkey."

from Abel, to a reproachful correspondent

131131 views66 comments44 favs

when you betrayed the vain ambition of my death,/I did not complain.

Who Is Gilbert Blythe?

121121 views22 comments22 favs

I didn’t know you don’t give a girl money—I was only twelve.

Mama Blues

150150 views77 comments44 favs

the stars might be the audience or they might not be if the beat sits right next to me and hugs me nasty


161161 views44 comments33 favs

strange daysi'm having lunch with the babyand we're talking about people-watchingand old souls and coffee and twizzlersit's a weird conversation but she's my babyso something about some apple not falling far from the treewould best fit in herebut anywayi feel like i'm…


124124 views66 comments33 favs

All theft in proportion to the extant gold. When scenery is property and time is a straight edge; when the clouds are billowed and still; when one sees a tinfoil ocean and perspective to the east; when the static waves begin to move; when an immobile sky rustles and…

Butterflies and Fresh Paint

108108 views66 comments55 favs

For PearlSo radiantly a threat to themare you, so radiantly a threatyou present, my dear, but between usthere is still that unspoken pact; justone more song, please. So radiantlyyou fill their cups with the beauty ofleaves and grapes. So radiantly yoursmall reassuring smile…


116116 views99 comments77 favs

Warm, mossy, smelly, secure nest. Motherbird sits in its worn hollow, wing by wing with her nestling. “Time to fly,” she says with a peck. He begs, nudges her plumage. “Tututut, your wings are…

Still Mo Bands

142142 views33 comments33 favs

Cliffhanger Notes Sexpot Bunched Panties Cereal Killer Hello Kitty Litter Canoodle Named Anonymous Clock The Lizard of Oz Luke Warm and the Cold Zippers Megaschnauzer Truffle-Snuffers Pork-Pie Hats Helium Chipmunks Tender Is

The coffee shops are crumbling

9292 views33 comments11 fav

Isis and Artemis are going hunting with their hunting dogs

Custard and Blancmange

136136 views11 comment11 fav

Who here of us has not yet caught Advanced to leaden fife, The answer to our waiting What, That answered, “Such is life?” I saw a jelly man go past, Who wobbled in his strife And cried, “No stiffness that won't last …


125125 views88 comments55 favs

Explanation within


186186 views1212 comments44 favs

She's the one you remember when there's talk of the blow.

Museo Libo

199199 views1313 comments1010 favs

He'd tend the door himself in high lace up boots, orange rhinestone hot pants, a tight black t-shirt, and black boa with orange swirl.

Napomo 17: April 1-6

127127 views1313 comments66 favs

April spit its greeting, toe to head.

Welcome to the Dark Walls

162162 views88 comments77 favs

“No one ever notices everything: but sometimes it happens, when no one is noticing everything, everyone misses the same thing in the same moment . . ."

Against Sentimentality

145145 views11 comment11 fav

Nobody noticed, particularly.


133133 views11 comment11 fav

We gig, we perform, we laugh, we cry, we play our guitars, bass, drums, voice.