Shacks and shingle

I want to spew out that white foam on the beaches I call home and flow raggedly back into the wild of the sea, I wanna ride bareback on them breakers, stake it all on the stallions who breathe water spray out from their noses. and to lay in the shallows where the shadows of high…

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#lifethoughts

What shadows then will these men cast when this short Summer’s day has passed? will they live to form again or fall in early Autumn rain? She looks at me quite quizzically, but the Moon and I are old friends…

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Is that you?

The shadows lift away as the sun climbs higher and she’ll say, is that you? who else could it be? when she says, let me think, I sink into the abyss where bliss is unknown to me she says, only joking. we jibe and poke but it’s just shadow smoke that lifts away…

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Views from the back end of beyond

No body language no eye contact to distract me it’s like being a monk In an abandoned monastery, with just a book to comfort me I sit silently and sift through the thoughts on these pages in front of me. I connect with introspection which is heading in the same direction and fall into the…

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Keep off the grass

Want to write, right? not safe or boring because that’s boring and safe,   let’s write about Love and the chain that binds us to love and the pain, we should write about poverty before we write about riches, honestly honesty is the best policy unless your policy is dishonesty undress the shadows and dress…

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and is that Love?

Let’s cry our tears at what it cost shed our skins at what is past and go on, forwards, so long, see you later I’m just a waiter at the table of fables salient facts attack us all.   I want to cry with the blueberries take sherry with the Marchioness it’s not going to…

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The 57th key

   Years ago when death flowed over the window sill, holding my breath to still my heart and under blankets with my eyes shut tight against the darker darkness of eternal night I prayed to who knows who that they would make things right   it happened so that darkness went, it seems that who…

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The pairing

Shadows run ahead of us see how they hop and skip to balance on the edge of time, I fear that they will trip. Then the day grows dull and shadows pull their coats a little tighter, the fighter in me wants to stay but the shadows fade then fade away. The evening of my…

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