Double Blind

i revel in my cryptic ways for nature loves to play charades ~ Everything is a trick of inner and outer light. © M.G. Iannucci 2019 Art by Patricia Erickson, The Guardian

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Calligrapher

filigree spindles orchid etching on skin tender kin to fingertips that seek and slip behind a knee around a hip to visit branches and eves wisteria spun leaves a curl and twine canopy the calligraphy of ecstacy where you sign with a kiss above the valley below the mist ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2019 Artist […]

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Rutherford Foiled

emollient bound within fissures found where pleasure scattered and the withered bent down beneath a glacial crown pressing your parched ground ~ i melt your fragrant frost easing curves of circumference to become the muse you sip from tumblers of promises as i travel your twists to raise burn ~ my nectar fills the urn […]

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Chemiosmotic Gradient

i sew calico whispers to the lenders of time weaving lines of fringes fray as i lay and pine promises made to the languishing winds of the directions a cardinal perfection that glistens the doorways slick thresholds that pick the fruited culling from the vine of my longing bathing in the pooled pain of the […]

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Cryptogram

Jupiter is a failed star i am a pulsar ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Look beyond the obvious. Art: “Music of the Spheres” by Anna Rose Bain

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Demilitarized Zones

shapeshifting winds sculpt skin pressing fingerlings of mist to my curved canyons ~ ebony birds sing sketching with wings the worth of me shimmering rivulets of being a mirage unsabotaged by a pearlized sky ~ for I grow young and wise a fruit that ripens out of sight if you wish to know my direction […]

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Watermarks

sincere tears soften scars ~ watermark my heart ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art:“Twixt Wind and Water II” by Jenny Armitage Floods in South Wales Forced Marriage

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Malleable Memories

     Stiffly pressed with starch and steam, the musty breath of the iron on sheets and brocade pleated to be hung gingerly. Silk embroidery, needles that scar that which is hard to hide, a call for the precise. Crimson droplets from a stuck thumb under the drum of the banging machine are caught in the […]

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Depth Gauge

between sea and sky my heart lies i find my truth a drop of warm dew that kisses cold stone as i continue alone for you offer to me the hard and unknown cruising at depth the chaos is left the light sets me free i awaken at sea . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art: […]

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Vista

i am heaven and ground a light that surrounds this interior sound of presence and essence that pounds apart my broken heart i step from the ledge the symbolic edge above the abyss of loving confidence this seedling i plant with a warrior’s stance as i depart from what is with the knowing bliss of […]

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