Category Archives: Poetry

Refraction Attraction

You beckon with the shimmer of your hips
To cool me with your blistering embraces Continue reading

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Nowhere to Be in a Hurry

People walk by and see me waitingAnd they act like I look mighty strangePoint and laugh at me waiting, waitingLike I’m out of my mind or derangedBut I’m just waiting, waiting, waitingWaiting for the stop sign to change.

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Am I a Dog, That You Come at Me With Sticks?

You hear the story of David and Goliath as a child
And it comforts you, in this world of giants twice your size Continue reading

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A Miracle for One

The prayer is selfishAs most areA plea for a small miracle Not a large miracle with flashing lights and a PR blastNo rejoicing multitude, no voice thundering from the heavensJust a little miracle, for only me I offer a poor … Continue reading

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i don’t get e e cummings either but i pretend

This ………………………………….cry for help ……………………is not a ………..poem I’m just beginning to end …………………………………….lessly be drawn To all the t. …………..h…………….i…………….n…………….g…………….s……………….that are bad for m . . …………………………………………..atting.

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That Haircut In 2011, And You

We lie on the sofa late into the nightGoing over past regretsEach wondering when the otherWill become one of ours

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Attercop, Attercop

You are a single line of cobweb Across the corner of my bookshelf Marking dominion for the spiders Apparent counterpoint to old stealth You say, “We didn’t make a home here Although we could have and we still may Don’t … Continue reading

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This Poem is Dedicated to [Insert name here]

My poems aren’t about anybody But of all the people they aren’t about They’re mostly not about you.

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Love Like A Virus

Oh your love Has me in quarantine The only thing The situation’s warranting I feel you in my body, in my blood and in my bones So please shut me up and lock the door and just leave me alone … Continue reading

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You Think You Love Me, But You Just Don’t Know Me Very Well

The first time you met me You told me I was the most beautiful girl in the world And I smiled, but thought little of it Because you didn’t know me yet You would know better in time I tried … Continue reading

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