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  • Poetry > Free Verse
    I have been a tree silent, among a silent many turning a thousand bright and dismal colors at the whims of time. I have watched the young gather in pairs around me with no eyes but mine, who can never tell the love confessed beneath my leaves carved into my yeilding skin. I have hidden chil...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    Everything was beautiful. The sky was light sapphire, full of lazy painted clouds, trees singing in vibrant warm hues, as only trees can do, looming like buildings, while the buildings loomed like trees. Even the people were acting carefree, looking it too. For once there was no talk of ...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    I wish I could live in the rays of sun touching you through the curtains...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    When the war ended people danced in the streets ‘no more bombs, no more guns, no more death.’ As if time would stop and love would begin I watched through my window Two floors above the revelers about a minute before turning away and boxed up the whole afternoon so I can pull it ou...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    Somewhere Two metal dragonflies Wade the air lazy over dunes shaped like sleeping women Where children hide trapped and barely men wander aimless All is well here, say the pilots riding the dragonflies Their untrained arms giving nothing to their untrained eyes And glide smiling over never mea...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    His arms lag, head swirls Blue Escape, he tells no one, and drinks Anger from a beckoning glass bottle It swallows him up with a dragon's jaws Into slick astral non-flight Indigo All too soon he thuds back to life With a monster for a reflection And a ravenous voice inside It begs, cla...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    the space between us is two feet, two thousand miles of my cowardice...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    8 tiny letters 3 small words, so much meaning so much potential tounge tied half choking om all the different possible outcomes clenched teeth, turn away we stay friends, one ignorant one half miserable 3 short syllables carry so much potential and such strangling fear...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    Are all small children obsessed with making loud annoying noises...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    When I am gone Turn me into moonlight So I may embrace you in sleep Be with you during midnight dances Turn me into water So at last I may comfort you Wash away the blood and tears When I am dead Turn me into your fondest memories...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    I envy them so, those people who Paint with mechanical pencils Spiral notebooks, and can weave The simple and fleeting Into intricate Spider's mazes Enchanting Winding prose...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    The first words were out of fear What else could I do? The paragraphs formed in anger The pen bled regrets It was full of trivial things Make this old joke one last time Had to do it, had to get the roiling feelings out Say that it was no one's fault Looked around and had to tell them ...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    Last night was so nice A poetic storm came and Left my mind hollow...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    It was so lovely Yet so brief. Is that why I Keep every remnant?...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    Writing one haiku Is possible, like having One potato chip...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    Why in the midst of a midnight storm does my mind play tricks, transforming normal to strange, and make my eyes search for creatures that can't possibly be there Is it because the light now is so dim...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    The sky turns electric yellow, black With looming gray, flashes and booms Announce the impending as The gods begin sending A river to earth The torrents fall Down my skin From the clouds...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    The sky roared and raged. Trees swayed like ghosts Carried to nowhere, hostages of A violent wind, rain Each drop a diamond Fell, broke to bits Staining gray Concrete dead...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    Unruly fireworms Speed to a beckoning moon Descending as ash Underneath firelight I am engulfed in blackness Ashes raining down...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    I want to feel them Be burned by the bright white of Endless stars above...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    One second, lightning Transfigures my paper fan Paper butterfly...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    Rain fell last night, loud Warned that tomorrow I'd wake On a lush island At least, it was lush Until the island ended At my doorstep The river poured forth Primitive spirit, kept us Two days hostage I walked to the edge Of the bridge that river Had gobbled right up Picked up a ...
  • Poetry > Haiku
    A page of writing When under such a dim light Appears pure and white...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    At first she was a maybe a fleeting thought of who knows and why not and I don't know why I want to She was a schoolgirl sort of innocence a first blush and a first touch I swear, the most beautiful secret ever kept She was the warmest night there's ever been in December the brighte...
  • Poetry > Free Verse
    The tears he cries come not from his eyes but from his arms and legs from the crimson of wishing to crumble from the revulsion he feels at all the strange hands all the strange invading faceless with dagger tooth smiles His screams come not from his throat but from between his teeth from...

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