dampening poem #7

I am typical.  I am a Sagittarius Sun, Virgo Moon and Cancer Rising.  If you know what that means, I apologize for knowing and loving me. I apologize for the dichotomy. I apologize for the hypocrisy. I apologize for not being able to control my emotions. I apologize for the tears falling down my face …

trauma in the teeth poem #5

mouth full  of gold depressions,  dentistry of the affluent,  of the miserable. mismatched garments,  miss the point of what it means  to be, cutting edge. all that cutting,  doesn’t involve fabric. disappointed mouth,  sacrifices secrets half-circle smile ruffled dress. dirty drool dripping  on dangerous dark daughter erupts into molten ash.

sad look poem #4

welcome. please make yourself comfortable. brush your hair. suck your thumb. drink. chew ice loudly. enjoy your eyes. rest them on my hips. rub out the knot in your neck. lick your lips. laugh insatiably. forget your mother. kill your father. call him daddy. smoke. inhale. exhale. explain everything that you hate about everything. smile. …

practical observation poem #3

                                    Midwest trees die                         collectively.                 a flourish of genocide. West Coast trees are vast, variant, vapid derivative of flesh and bone derivative of the people who soak in their shade. Midwest trees bloom                         collectively.                 a swarm of slaughter. West Coast trees are forever, insignificant, endless derivative of free-ways that …