Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Enormous Room

you and the gentle wait for me each morning seeker of truth follower of every path truth is here their joys their woe love and shall always be the truth (a dream of hello my dream was of you) dreams … Continue reading

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Toulouse-Lautrec

A crow stands in a field, in loose earth between two rows of irises. He struts as I pass, and walks beside me. It is an oily lantern, that field How often I’ve cried out to the crows there wanting … Continue reading

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A Winter Rose

When the summer is fast The bruise will be slow That’s when I fell in love With my winter rose And it felt just like An angel that came Like a magic light Like a little flame Signs will fall … Continue reading

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Elsie Acorn’s books

Last night, I slept with Elsie Acorn’s books beneath my bed. She’d left them by mistake, a journal, a devotional, a scarf and a glass. I was told when I arrived she’d slept there the night before and left her … Continue reading

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Riddle Me, Riddle Marie

A Lock I didn’t know my father was a banker. He told me he worked at a cemetery. Every night, my mother and I drove to Memorial Park to pick him up at work. While we waited, we played Riddle … Continue reading

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Satyr, where are you going

In the reports filed with the hospital, I’m labeled as a satyr. My right heel is split, and only satyrs have cloven feet. I’m told this as if my philosophy were a cheerful and reverent mysticism. My attitude is respect … Continue reading

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In Search of a Note

In search of a note I half-remember your having Written me, I went rummaging through the table-drawer Over by the window. Half-struck at first, it opened At a jammed angle and all I could make out inside Lay in a … Continue reading

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