When the mercury hits 28

    Shake the dragons from my hair and watch them breathe fire, they don’t care, they’re dragons   so I woke up feeling choked up and no, it wasn’t sex games haha.   Thursday once upon a week ago and sometimes I really think that though the clocks all look the same the one…

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Crisis Jesus crisis

    Oh yes we all love hatred I’ve left in a bed or two when they’ve said, who the fuck are you? and I’ve said, who are you? and neither of us knew…

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The missing link

  Blind Pew ran aground on a sandbank and gave thanks to the Lord, saying,  salvation was my destination and it looks like I’ve finally arrived and what was Blind Pew doing in a canoe? Falling’s exciting an adventure to delight in until you reach your stop. Piracy like poetry can be random and some…

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Gypsy Rose the third

    In spite of or because of what was I really thinking? and as the counsel of Kings cast their votes each one brings to me thoughts of what was to be and what was to come.   The crack den was open for business when the morning struck fear into death and as…

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Acrobats

  This ducking and diving is one way I survive in, one staying alive in unethical times. you can keep your kudos for a keepsake, praise just makes my ears ache. But think on you’ll give it all up to get on and You’ll get on for as long as you don’t think. It’s beyond…

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Filling in the blanks

  Snow and Jalapeno hit them hard but take it slow, them things kills you don’t you know? and Grammarly puts up a flag makes it kill instead of kills but if I’ve been killed a thousand times that’s a lot of kills, init Grammarly?…

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The deluge

    Let’s start with the forty days, forty days to drown in your sorrows and forty nights to think all those tomorrow’s were never to be,   hey drown anyway.   Some days like some today’s should be, but are not necessarily all that they’re cracked up to be or is that just me…

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Nothingness tastes like strawberries

  If I am carried off in a golden chariot to those Elysian fields, it will only be because they’ll have mixed me up with some saintly soul. They all lie, they’ll tell you sixty is the new thirty but you’ll still die and shortly they’ll tell you what you want to hear and you…

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Ponytails

  I shall untwist this week until Friday, the spider says, not if I get my way. Looks like we’re all caught up trying to play catch up, I’m trying to patch up the holes in my schemes…

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Distant drums

    Confess you’re a mess and that you’re worth much more than last night’s clothes strewn over this morning.s floor.   I’m doing the pick-me-up Alka Seltzer in a China cup, ( because everything’s made in China, except for my hangover )   Never again, he said, above the jackhammer yammering in his head,…

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Wind tunnels

    You stir it and stir it and the whirlpool is there, it looks so inviting, so you suck it inside. words dribbling down your chin, but you’re still sucking it in as if stirring alone will not win you a place at the foot of god’s throne.   Proofread and ready, are you…

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Saturday

    I’m awake now, and it didn’t take long to drop all the dreams in the fast flow of streams of my subconscious   and as they make their way to the end of the day I’ll be waiting…

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Matching pairs

    Why do we fall in love?   we do so because we believe that love conquers all,   is that fall full-on enough for you?   Where the oceans in your eyes begin beguiles me   and I am beside myself with joy when at times she smiles at me,   why do…

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When it’s time

    Couldn’t sleep could not eat could not keep the hours and the powers that be decided he and as you know he means me, should go.   I went willingly as if will alone was willing me on.   ‘Advance and be recognized’   as if anyone else would want to set eyes…

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Thinks of a colder beer

Clammy, but funny that I don’t smell like the sea, It’s a condition of being especially in the humidity and I still don’t smell like the sea. This is the couple of hours after noon, I am deathwatch weary everyone commiserates and nobody sees me, I’m on my way home. Beads of sweat somewhat like…

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The second creation

    It’s a class in and of imagination where seats to dream upon are sat or knelt upon by the creators, the story makers the set words to fire and make them sit up makers, the time makers that make, the creators that take an idea to make something you see that wasn’t there…

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Plus one

    The World crashes and no one bats an eyelid except for me. I did,   Facebook crashes and they’re wailing at the wall, fearing for the fall of man.   Well, God help us all at the end as we drown in memes when Twitter seems to be the better option…

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Partnership

    When it’s all good you don’t need to touch wood, but you do because it’s even better to be superstitious, and better still to keep the green-eyed witches away.   The anniversary brings out the best in me and she is the reason.   When Summer resides in your heart and the heaven’s…

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The new lamp

    London’s new mausoleum. oops I meant new museum, boasted of in advertising to get you interested in having a look in at old dead things!   similar really to a mausoleum but definitely a museum.   do not mistake me for one of the exhibits I’ll only be visiting,…

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Subtitled

You do not abandon the house you once lived in, this mansion that is us lasts forever.   so whatever whenever the reaper gets nearer you will always be home wherever you are…

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