Sunday, March 29, 2009



onlookers worry
'bout fumes on the highest floor
where incense sticks burn

draped in fog the moon
hiding behind a smoke-screen
or merely fuming
~ ~
[apr 02.09.thurs]

burning at both ends
in her lips the cigarette
can you smoke grief out ..


Monday, March 23, 2009


unequal the sun and moon
and thank god for it

in equality *
minus a plinth or lintel
the earth is your home ..


[ED-everything equal *]

Monday, March 16, 2009


it's agonizing
farewells take away something
it's never ok

while parting they say
that everything keeps moving
memories do not ..


Saturday, March 7, 2009

fork in the road


keeps bifurcating
finding a pied-a- terre
keeps bifurcating

either both are wrong
or hopefully both are right
or one of them is ..


Sunday, March 1, 2009


a potter's wheel turns
the cups hardly understand
that someone's thirsty

just a broken cup
fondly picked up by someone
who undertstands thirst ..