two barks don't make a bite
but it takes two dogs to make a dogfight
closed my eyes
the heart seems hesitant an unsure child each beat comes a little late and with question 'is that the right thing to do ? did i do it right ?
Return to infancy;
Before true perception and intelligence Were explained away, Before the mind joined the infantry, Before we learned to be rationally afraid Of everything.
brevity homework 4
1. Is there no way out of the mind? ~ Sylvia Plath
knee high sea of grass
tussled like groomed fur spry winds lashing distribution of lifted seeds life in correspondence
early June 2022
air deleted from the room
vacuum of mausoleum silence violence played quiver on your lips lids of eyes made twitches itchiness blazed over my skin thin words introduced ' i hate you ' mournful cold said hurt true ALLITERATION VERSION : air drawn deep deleted from the room vacuum vacancy for silence violence volunteers corrugations across your visage triage composure betraying twitches itches blaze over my skin thin words induced ' i hate you' mournful cold said hurt true
out of its' tree a squirrel in the rain runs low just like a rat cuts across the concrete manic for something out of its tree scurry
summer sky aloft
a massive cloud bank disbands lacing into gills wind huffs make spastic punches cooling my agitation
resists the urge of plea.
framed in medical waiting rooms famined behind glass wronged chime the grazing eye passes through the greed of it little need with such clement weather Stretch out those eagar linkers and read those signals you were nursed to read being tactile induce swelling and poke at holes There is no dignity and we look ridiculous within its service share a meal of teeth family of whitened grins, laughs and interdependent stares a formula for props and catalogue Cash in my reflection at retail it'll fetch its metal * t h e e n d
he said 'wedlock' anti-amorous lead clocked signing them contracted away from their grieving animal truths boothed in a partner grip that'll mend them toward social safety