A Climate Change

Today we fly out of Tucson, Arizona at the end of a trip with ten physics and biogeography students. We visited the desert, Biosphere 2, and the University of Arizona astronomy department with its telescope and Planetarium. They learned about Mars exploration, climate change, black holes, and space-time. ~ A seed for the future was […]

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Nuclear Proliferation

the release of neutral buoyancy untangled from rubble awake amidst sleep traveling within the meniscus of being invisible to the unseeing kelp fronds streaming a swallow not a gull the role of my life’s destiny and i know after i picking the lock of an inner mystery i embrace a human consistency the creativity that gathers […]

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Red Tide

i close my eyes to feel the sea. for you, my love, are there with me. ~ ❤ Truth is revealed in voluntary simplicity. © M.G. Iannucci 2019 Art by Marco Busoni, “Daughter of the Sea”

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Vertiginous

soothe my plumes in the evening mist for i am a flight risk as the sea speaks with a roll of tongue all or none promises ~ i am heart weary garb beaten on stone and you alone seep the hollow of these bones clothed close and i long for the spectral tone within the […]

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Moored

synchronous waves reverberate a lull on the hull and carbon migrates as i am magnetized by love’s blue-gray eyes ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2019 Photo: Novia Bajo El Agua

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Perusal

you return my words to me with a tenderly fingered whispered verse an unrehearsed surrendering this rendering of lip and tongue and love spun with arms and eyes that know of mine from the inside ~ for you wear me with gentility kissing and opening where love eases like smoke rings capturing a spacious essence […]

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Inlets

i carry you beneath the ribbed truth of my heart’s once bruised skin and find an end in the wanderlust of the given ~ yet all that i might gift is a soft rain’s brief refrain and parted lips that sip the song that trips into pools of tide where clinging things reside and i […]

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Heat of Vaporization

gathers at the waist a basting tape holding seams in place as i follow the way your hands trace and loosen the lace that hems me in ~ a flat land has no spin yet i abide in the septum of my heart-twin infusion and coax of combustion as you drench me with love-soft synergy […]

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Field Lines

walk with me in beauty we will exchange the garb of drudgery for a soul love that breaks us free walk with me in beauty wrapped in the garment of unity ~ Some things are best stated in their simplicity. I love you. And no reason is necessary. © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art: “She” by […]

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Night by Sara Teasdale

stars over snow and in the west a planet swinging below a star look for a lovely thing and you will find it it is never far it will never be far ~ When I was in college I discovered my love for poetry, not in a classroom or in a scripted anthology, but in […]

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