Tag Archives: Depression

Arbor of Sour Grapes

Please click play to hear me recite the poem. Desire is just one room in a mansion and it can end in the bedroom or in a luxurious waiting room, years, waiting, hoping, dreaming, or in tears. Its face changes … Continue reading

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Back To The Light

Slipping into the micro-shrooms I slide into my poetry. A new poem, unexpectedly comes after coffee and after breakfast. I always feel the urge to write a poem, any poem, every poem, like a warning Like running to the bathroom, … Continue reading

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Way Too Bright…

Everyone tells me to stand up on my feet…My pale face and dark cloud spaceis bringing them down to blueOops!…did I get some on you?Well…I’m working on it..I’m coming back from the deadI’m pulling it togetherI’m stapling my headI can’t … Continue reading

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Big-Holed Sieve

Big-Holed-Sieve For O Each day passes right through without touching me, Big-holed sieve … nothing of any value stays; An entire starry evening, goes straight down the drain. What is the purpose of pouring, Into the porous leftover of my … Continue reading

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Cut To Fade

Cut To Fade <<*>> Propping my head in the window, the afternoon light dips and sways, my hands caress my prayer scarf, my chin is tied and trussed; Now it’s steady as my gaze.      A black gauze hood flaps … Continue reading

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Statue in the Entryway

I don’t remember the exact moment I stopped living I mean I was still breathing…just not really alive. My spinal chord took over for my brain so I could still walk, eat, swallow blink. My color was good, my blood … Continue reading

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Outside

Outside Somehow, while the world was turning I got left on the outside..standing still. Everything seemed normal and yet I sensed that I was missing. Things flashed by me, while saxophones wailed like sirens and yet, I was frozen, in … Continue reading

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The Unbalancing Act

Enjoy the music (click this link) TINY TEARS which sets the mood of the poem The Unbalancing Act My scale is so sensitive, 
One harsh look or word
 Tips me back into the void.  Juggling like a pro,
 The sad, … Continue reading

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