Death's at our door, it's right there on our Ring.
I told it we're busy but it's patient - I think.
Death's at our door and - yep - it looks - viral.
But if you listen closely it's singing a carol.... more »
What's the scariest book you ever read? ... Some Stephen King book like Salem's Lot or The Shining? For me it's Kate Millett's Sexual Politics... Oh, man... Now THAT will scare you to death if you're ...... more »
Parents, the keepers of the door to this amazing universe..
To them I am a fragile sapling, staked for its own good. Protected from sweet kisses, funny and salty, somber and delicious.... more »
Oh, absent one, I miss you.
Darling, an empty place awaits you.
Thrushes chirp their dissatisfaction in
the garden as I doze with boredom.... more »
I can tell that the stars are unhappy
and I know why the moon's acting crabby
‘cause they know you won't call
And it's bothering us all... more »
I'm loves iPad ready for embrace.
Steve Jobs got credit for the touch interface
But mine's up and running with all the updates
I'm love's police laying out the pace... more »
I'm daughtering in place and it's a full time job.
I'm a posable figurine, like a barbie for my mom.
She's been shopping in a frenzy, to fill the empty hours.
I think we have an Amazon truck ...... more »
Thou hast my love and I desire thine.
Dost thou know or knowing, care?
I keep the nymph's lonely station.... more »
My country, 'tis of thee,
Sweet land of tyranny,
Of thee I sing;
Land where my hackers live,... more »
What a small room - my finger traces dust across the plain table.
What did Grandma DO here? I glance around for electrical sockets - none to be seen.
Her life was spent staring out the window, at 3D...... more »
High school's like a jury - let us all be judged
the righteous and the wicked and especially those in love
The jury's always watching - it has a thousand eyes... more »
The day is new and not yet lost to summer heat.
Flowers blush and preen in morning breezes.
Let me whisper fears before the day consumes you
My fickle friend, another shadows your affections... more »
You've stopped talking to me and I don't know why...
I hate this - this feeling - this anguish, with it's retinue of mysteries.... more »
DOOH!*whispering* Don't look now, but that pasty loser boredom is here.
You can always find him waiting, hanging in the silence of empty rooms.
To acknowledge him is to sink into vacancy where the...... more »
Dear unanswerable creator.
Oh, merciful and carelessly brutal lord.
We are alive for a moment.
We have our pleasures and despairs.... more »
I snuck into the party with an ID I hastily made
and stumbled, out of step, into the poetry parade.... more »
arrgh! . Zoom didn't connect? - more tech issues
USPS can't deliver any more - Trump's America!
I wasn't dragged & dropped - is wireless down?
no Facebook notifications? - ok, who uses that... more »
American citizens in "bread-lines" to get little boxes of food. How desperate do you have to be to join that line? The sad, generous, little boxes of nutrition. We are all human, we all need...... more »
Murder with callous authority
Murder with casual face
behold guilt and indifference
behold helpless public pleading... more »
hello world without surprise.
good morning gentle tedium.
seduce me, please, monotony.
kiss me, sweet emptiness.... more »
On Twitter, late at night, you're a big tough guy
calling people out and spitting in their eyes.
But in the real world - you blubber and you blunder,... more »
I love that Internet voodoo
that pile of wires and things
that lets us stay connected
and keeps us entertained.... more »
Wow, it turns out Trump was right.
I saw it on "the Onion" - posted overnight.
Scientists woke up today and the virus... more »
I want to be a writer -
and like a new poker player -
I'm starting to evaluate my cards.... more »
I've got a reading!
And the venue's all sold out.
It's an old phone booth
that some company threw out.... more »
I have to say, this isolation doesn't appear to be affecting me at all.
I was thinking... The wind must come from somewhere.... more »
I've been working on my website - it's been neglected far too long.
I've been wearing out Spotify - I may have listened to every song.
I walk five miles a day - because you've got to get ...... more »
Ignore the roses' glory lass -
for this purpose you were born!
Virgin princess - you are needed
to catch the elusive unicorn!... more »
The virus will fade in the summer heat.
It's Trumps hoax folks - it's a joke folks.
Drink your Lysol and get back on the street.... more »
Build your fort and be its watchman
Wound me with silence or cut me with words
Humiliate me, remove happiness
Put me in lonely company... more »
Like Mozart's Cherubino, I know nothing of love
but I am waiting on the runway, idling like a jet
I am burning my composure
I am inviting trouble... more »
I saw you on the lake.
You have a nice tan,
you glistened, wet, and smiled.
We waved halfheartedly, at a distance.... more »
Corona virus pickup lines...
Hey baby, I'm still employed.
What's a girl like you doing anyplace? Seriously, wtf? Go home!
You're hotter than medically recommended.... more »
School's starting in 12 days.
A thousand kinds of torture
in a million different ways.
You work and have a boss... more »
The tiger languidly paces its enclosure
Its genetic memory of the hunt intact.
A movement catches its eye and its heart quickens.
The instinct to hunt, catch and eat... more »
Summer's almost over - that convalescent state
where successive modes of pleasure
were the order of the day.
Now fall commands awakening -... more »
As a teenager, I can sometimes be frantic,
unfocused, stressed and anxious.
Luckily, I was introduced to meditation.
I** love **meditation and he way it makes me feel - solid.... more »
You're such a cute guy! !
You always look relaxed and detached
and a little confused or bemused.
It makes me want to enlist in assisting.... more »
Which came first - kissing or fire?
Which came first - dance, or the language of love?
You don't own me - I'm not your atometon
a gadget, an app, with a selection of options.
Sit this way, stand up strait, fix your hair
a doll-like disaster in need of repair.
You rule my world - but I'm not a slave
you can't prescribe every way I behave.
You make some good points - I try - and I listen
but it's hard to exist under klieg light inspection.
Maybe you think I'm your other daughter