Friday, February 27, 2009


you _are_ my east and my west
and my sunday rest
you are the goodness that keeps
evil at bay
which is why
even a word from you
can make the day turn to night
your displeasure, no matter how small
takes the moon away

Monday, February 16, 2009

not now, but soon

"i got a shoe
you got a shoe
all God's chiren got shoes
when we get to heaven
gonna put on our shoes
gonna walk all over God's heaven
e'erybody's talkin 'bout heaven and i goin der
gonna walk all over God's heaven"

...i miss you very much, p...

Friday, February 13, 2009

just before dawn

wake up, i love you!
echoes over the marsh grass
red-wing blackbird calls

Wednesday, February 04, 2009


i always wanted to be
to express myself
  however i felt
    whenever i felt
      to whomever i felt
but that, friends and lovers,
is an option reserved for
and my boss