Poem for “T”

Straight-shooting utilitarian T, balance beam expectant of the snatch- thump of gymnast’s powdered hands, settling the matter of equilibrium onto a birdless, wire- less telephone pole, abject over horizon, watch for the topple onto proud dinner table top, nothing elegant as an empty scale, as in justice deliberating its hang- dog demeanor on the pop drop of wine, liquidContinue reading “Poem for “T””

Memento II

The ephemera of my blinked existence live in shoeboxes, cigar cases dust-lined and discolored as if from slow fire smoking through teenage correspondence, solemn feelings, molars and other artifacts dropped from us and kept for the reason why there may be birds which forget to find their lives beautiful when nesting, when soaring and anxiousContinue reading “Memento II”