Tag Archives: Muse

“In One Puff” Featured on MasticadoresUSA

This beautiful  acrylic painting, Dissolving and Becoming, by my dear friend,Jan Betts, is the featured image for my first poem, published on MasticadoresUSA, Director re crivello, Editor, Gabriela Marie Milton. “In One Puff” was first published on my site in … Continue reading

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When The Poem Arrives…

When The Poem Arrives I have felt it coming for days..and  yet…not a word has been put down,because it’s still on its way.Whatever it is, my muse wants to say,there is no hurrying that, or rushing to the end.No, I … Continue reading

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The Muse Wants What it Wants

For Lance Sheridan (who knows his muse well) The muse wants what it wants. I might want to just lay some things to rest forever, in a cemetery of kindness where I can leave flowers but once a year. She … Continue reading

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From Beyond

From Beyond for Akoviani Clear-eyed she channeled the universe in the middle of the night. Sometimes it took a special beat, a certain hypnotic twist of wrist, when the matrix door cracked open; only then… she could begin. Music, like … Continue reading

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My poem is like my lover…

My poem is like my lover… My poem is like my lover locked in a back room. How can I leave it dangling, in such a state? Nothing can be more important than to ride it to a finish. This … Continue reading

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