Monthly Archives: February 2016

Alcatraztic –

Repeat Tree bent over, whipped his face, an open red line took off his grin He kicked the fox until it ran full circle, left to lick its leftover bait Lucky boy prisoner, another time, another place, he was Untermensch … Continue reading

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Middletown –

Harvest, scythe and hairshirt Minds tripped by Mid-West wire Press Flood jealousy, Ark and Noah Meagre Town Hall dollar Star-badged sheriffs sent to fairgrounds set on fire Presidents will always spell out our name Love-Notorious    

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Gina –

Gina wore hat, knotwork with brim for cover, she feather-dropped grey stone Her Summer as cold unused on nine-hour watches I flicked the slug and wiped its silver, took the prize, necklace longer For Gina  

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Rain fuel –

Life is an illness I saw a row of three crooked car dealers I was the deaf sound at the beginning of all the suspicious I – ‘what’s your name?’ Counter puncher man – ‘are you gonna give me your … Continue reading

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Sand –

Parked-up sharp automobiles, salacious transport before design-outs White socks sitting inside orange leather sandals Scarred surfboard and pushed upon high elastic trunks What was that Beach Boys song about forgetting the memory of Love? – ‘Darlin’ & ‘Don’t Worry Baby’ … Continue reading

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We were gang –

He wore Adidas, filled-in existence, changed car tyres We witnessed the garaged blue and white motorbike, it was the blonde haired barber’s boy’s Together, motorway escape, 125 mph, plastic black speedo mesmerising, raced a golden Ford Capri We became ‘Gang’, … Continue reading

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F –

‘F’ wrapped us up, tying down with a masterpiece of cryptic verbal Side on and listening out, we held long talk using our mouths Finally, we didn’t like his heart Answer – ‘No F, no deal’ Notice to the Devil … Continue reading

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Plan –

the plan run away until death, along the black road for white hope last month, life ate me up, her too age and events have given us new lines, inelastic flesh tissue calculated, each a census twenty-five left she’s just … Continue reading

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