The diving board

Today is a list about today. It is an undone todo list of things extending from the things I am done wanting and did not do —  things in a spiral away, Hegelian things, which didn’t do before and now can not be. For reasons which I will not explain. So now things like sitting thru …

2 day

[Two is a longing & a hundred effortescence/ think how] make shift / What adornments musty trimmings since Christmas is only plus plus days aways Julia is pregnant/ texts cervix updates it looks like today is not the day  / I’ll make a poetry hat and head out vastly seizing me aboundaries / this my critical arrangement of economic gardening: …

No / I have not / been

No / I have not / been /a helicopter bouncing down the desert on a string – to liven / enliven / foreshorten / work apart a braid of yellow hair –  ‘eerie rice’- that’s what I always say –   potshots from the plank, infrequent rain, Gram wearing his wooly poncho in the background.  We drive …

The war room

Born like a dog decides the rode born like chicken salad born like “pascagoula” sleeping down town pascagoula. Am falling over me to be young ion am falling over not being weak transit. ion. – middle of the ville. – think there something small and french about me herein little town I attend me walks about this …

Spanish

Today I remembered I am 28 and you were 28 when we met. What a terrible age to be. Terribly lonely to be in class reading footnotes. But then I was not 28, so I saved you. I wore a white dress on the breezeway. I was fixed and smoking on the breezeway. I was …

HowRU&YRU

How are you my love & why my love are you ripped in the apartment wall my love my sat./sun. as in whiteface whirs hey my whole hey chickening at the blue pool bottom kissing really in love with legs this leggy velor love in eukaryote Samsonite in haute algae skirts in leather necklaces my …

Me to Move

By May. He tells me to move on in, You. And you may move & in may we do. Our governments do. This you and me is perplexing fabric and may I say perplexing weaving as we rode on wheels uncertain furniture in drawers of things, in animals: We argue what and where and we’ll see. We argue in-house. Perhaps we need moving space I say so you say you …

Dear Everyone

Your emails and entries, the letters in cursive and cue I’m loving you like lights everyone is looking thru your emails and tiny journals lettered and dated CDs and sharpies, moving trucks I have seen stories up and you have written a novel, you have, your nametag, your rug is the blue I’m loving in …

Love Prayer

I love the deer and the desert. I love the first part of Medea, the sea. I love calling a poem “the porpoise”. I love eating good salad, both idea and activity, and thinking about it as in I’m describing to someone this salad. I love the perfect shape, parallelogram, because it is the only …

Masters

The ones waiting for the water to go away from the boat, Oh yeah The ones asleep in my knowledge of them, dune sleep ( done in) on their backs, beside said river saying “river, river” hence            If it’s all merely preposition, an aggressive coastline, a bomb foaming white & empty & not to …

Love Note

I have notes on the behavior I have displayed in the last 3-4 days depending on how good my and your memory is. First the trashcan that I completely destroyed this morning. It was a good trashcan, as good a trashcan as anything next to a desk is, good as the floor and much more …