Daughter of Icarus

he looked at me and said, “don’t settle”. you are made of a fierce mettle, woman, you have long to live, strong. life is a fearsome thing, yet never forget, as a mother and lover the power you bring”. his tattoo winked, and i saw the grief, of broken promises and lies. “choose yourself instead”, […]

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Exodus

sediment sinks silk silt sensations soothe tender soles. i feel therefore i know the temperate currents that caress from soul. . alive between sky and sea, i read the tendrils of fluidity. hurled into a shadowed world of beggers and thieves, the poor ones camped inside me, dark-eyed itinerant beauty singing to be freed. . […]

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Cochinilla

the root has persisted and subsisted clinging to the ridges of a rigid infertile soil. . they imagined it was payment for an ancient incident, worshiping from the tutelage of their toil. . i carried that serfdom in the cradle of my womb, a forced exodus to roam, embedded in a koan i could not […]

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Vespers

a dusk-kissed sky rests on a line of amber hue, as planets suspend their breath and stars spark a diamond-dew. all things pass and then renew, and i hold a quivering peace for you, for you. . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Photo I took this evening, Lake Winnemaug in Watertown, CT.

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Self-Transparency

in my youth it is the truth, i “played nice” just to survive, but there is a force of life setting an infinite price for walking the straight line. . there is no question of worthy when Love is the journey. it’s time to “get dirty” in deep authenticity. you have underestimated and tested me, […]

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Impermanence

so i see, i have broken free. there is nothing left to hold me. . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art : “Sometimes I Feel so Temporary” by Dorina Costras

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Resonators

my sister my mirror, i feel your blisters and swallow the fear of your raucous despair. a human reduction covered over by seduction, moving the blissfully unaware. . within us lies a rendition of the birthing of transition, marked with jagged ridges of a worldly sedition, the human condition within the bounds of sharded skin. […]

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Brume

nimbus nebula, ephemeral tendrils, brush cirrus loose beneath a smudged moon. stars unveil sequins hail, and i soothe the indigo trails that streak to ground, as compressions resound on harvested winds twirled around the fingers of the emotive. . for sorrow, for longing, for morrow sinks below, the gray withered day as i inhale the […]

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Vaporization

water falls unknowingly expending all its energy rushing to finality potential-kinetic reality . this point of transition a seething vaporization where silently i wait awake amidst the fray harvesting turbulent mist on the stirring of a breath pure harmonies remain i no longer need a name . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Artist unknown

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Notte

patiently a setting sun kisses the greening canopy receding effortlessly behind slumbering trees as stars spy between the leaves shifting in rotational symmetry that draws my heart on the lowing breeze as moon follows the night’s melody . i seed the inner mirror of tranquility by dispelling fears of world’s false dreams in this peace […]

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