Tag Archives: creative writing

Burnt

My legs are wobbly jellied eels Bones deformed yet heavy-leaded anchors Like when I’m sick from flu, sweating, Reaking sweet cough syrup and Rolling around in blankets. Oh, I’m a pig stuffed at Christmas And I can hear me squealing. Stuck holding a candle Even when it’s burnt my hands Even when the light has […]

Tempest

Through swirling winds Whistling kettles burning steam screech wildly into the night No more, no more I say cowering down upon the floor But there is nowhere to hide from winter’s icy storm. As such the bristling frozen empty branches beckon the boundless squall on Buckling and creeking No bird flaps to breach the fractured […]

When Eyes Open

When I look into your eyes I.  Indeed. Look.  Look through the eyes of love You look fantastic. At the bottom of everything Lash mascara Eyes open Eyes blinking. Kanye loves Kanye Blunt eyes stare down.  Hopeless. Helpless romantic but blue twisted orange organic free-wheeling ecstasy. And all for the love of you. Easy Sunday […]

51st State

Mountain borders Rolling desert Grassland trapped with snow. So primed and pounding The vein of loud, proud Such a drug Salutes and fist pumps Oil-soaked green Let run. Hazardous slippery healthcare Business more the real goal. Blood of the earth Volatile, The best, Latest Just introduced processed and luxuriously tempting. This bond will be 100% […]

Day 47: Fall

“Lay to rest summer’s warm bed forgotten // Waiting now for a snowy blanket”

Day 45: Haiku

“Floating feathers, soft // Dead, rushing feet dirty soles // Mangled body blue”

Day 44: When Your Heart Stops Beating

“2oth Century muscle // Bound and breaking // Teach me to be // A better”

Day 42: Mind Soup

“Not in the heart // But preserved in jellied eels // Coiled tissue squishy and edible.”

Day 40: Impeached

Secrets and stolen words //Desperate messages etched by scratching fingernails // Behind locked doors // Padded and eternally silent.”

Day 39: The Job Interview

“No one is watching”