Solidarity

“Wherever you go I will go, Wherever you lodge, I will lodge, Your people  shall be my people, Your God Shall be my God.” (Ruth 1:18) . You do not walk on alone.

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Insouciance

hammers to stone, they smooth a road. a pebble is a boulder to a diminutive Being, and i do not travel by foot. . a plunge into truth,  and my senses  become mute. gravitational waves move matter, yet in Love’s space i am four-square. . we dangle, jeweled accessories from eternity’s ear. into Soul’s depth, […]

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Nonaligned

waste basket deluge a regurgitation of repeated tales an ancient tradition of people enslaved  to clean the filth  from others’ feet . wearing shoes that bruise  blood-soaked leather  constricts in the sun i banish fear  with a leap  from the edge and a reach  for stillness . I AM aware of cycles lives handing off  […]

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Utterance

the moon-skin drum tightens with chill, the howl of compression waves quickly overrun by light. i respire diatomic molecules, a double zero emptiness, even when paired. . the wasted words sequestered  in whorled shelters submerged in the seas, utterances that can never be  repaired. . © M.G. Iannucci 2017 Painting by Tsukioka Yoshitosi, Full Moon in Mushasi 1890

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Heart’s Hollow

the world opens to take me in with a delirious roll of thunder as gulls cry saline tears, to match the non-emotive hum of the salted falls’ slow descent into the belly of the roiling southern seas. stars brim  like phosphorescence foam surging below the bridge  of galactic gyroscopes. and i come  empty-handed to you, with a meek […]

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