Monthly Archives: June 2016

Form for Ants

old neighbourhoods in grief grey detective forensic and the implications wife beater’s imperative defence love prints corporations ruined organised crimes protection rackets implanted boots for demolitions half and full tracks sink beyond grass-roots level architects boxing people garbage disposal afterthoughts … Continue reading

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Vote

Politics opens coffins raises dead ash and dust drinks embalming fluid from corpses wounds kills maniacs for love  

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Slate

Mining dead slate one room and a kitchen Winter closed down Summer Never anything purse and the hidden tin blood and water Sunday Mass Agnostic, Communist, Gaia Believer no sister became a nun a Reading – the beauty of poverty … Continue reading

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Award

Many thanks to Aenne for nominating me for a ‘Liebster Award’ – VM appreciated. https://aenneposts.wordpress.com/2016/06/27/the-liebster-award/ You can catch the Aenne Train of terrific words here – https://aenneposts.wordpress.com/

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Creep

Jungle somewhere lizards creep tree branches bend insects are eaten tent-dwelling anthropologists entertain benefactors generator transfers a light pulse diluted fruit juice twelve-year-old Malt love and grief science slide-show photographs and voices mysteries peeled no new bones new dead ending … Continue reading

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Blonde

Trucker Girl on that Friday bareback hidden key holder taunt lace elastic taunt kicking horizontal metal weld barrier open and logging up seismic ratio drive

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B-ME

Cold Cartesian thesis climbed her removed herself from her Black flesh functionally illiterate Negro career woman at the water source Prosperity Gospel cassette tapes from San Diego lovers generations for compositions of matter touching folds of blood and sweat on … Continue reading

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Bad Nuns

Godless convent celled-up nuns exited doors blown by Mother Superior New Order boiled praying protesting proletarian sisters signed-on, sanctioned no prayers for the dying, no Treasury beggar graves, no ungodly martyr nuns cat walking in rags sub-contracted authority punched their … Continue reading

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One

I can prove I was born baptised where they hid Irish Republicans only the midden’s rats in my life kept inside a gated pen they thought I was deaf a cinema across the street blew in its colours trains and their coal … Continue reading

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Edge

I saw miracle outlines in a white and silver light a diamond winged butterfly resting against a wall of graffiti, the accidental hieroglyphics I moved on, looked along the edge of a long run-off channel in a deforested area, a … Continue reading

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