Coastal Navigation

i uncoil and shift your stiff lines you beat upwind on my swift tide awash in red-green rise and dive arrive and ignite the anchor light ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2019 When love’s brilliance hovers above life’s sea, the view is utterly breathtaking. Artist Unknown

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Compass Rose

take me along the scalloped edge of the sea’s selvage dip these digits near the frosted feet of barnacled boulders the edges of shoulders that break these waters and rip the tide from my rounded shores ~ i curl the reeds as you point and hush the murmuration of the fragile fins of my seclusion […]

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Old Growth (Prose)

A droplet skims, knee to shin, the pristine captured in crystalline. The valley rumbles with the sin of decadence while goldenseal twines delicate feet in the shade of the canopy where I sleep. A flake slides the mountainside smooth white as thighs, and mosses spin rhizoids where I abide. The fissure where ancient glacial ice […]

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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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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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Lumen

i had spent myself on frivolous being grieving and clinging to unseeing things ~ i have no words for the love you return the celestial wings of unified strings ~ a torrent of trusting implicit simplicity life’s possibility fine and true ~ adorn me with melody a luscious harmony the softest epiphany soothes my multitudes […]

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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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Receptor Mediation

orange blossoms linger tipping fingers a mingle in valley sun and i am one born west to rest in the dabbled sum of existence a scented persistence where colors run and mix on the wrist of elation warm volatile persuasion as in you lean in to this bouquet a tender kiss and find your way […]

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Light Years

silhouette tipped tendrils of monochrome minstrels i am the quantum spin fractal of leptons entangled ~ a desire corporeal for the laced void immortal the fierce attracting opposite of a singular composite ~ verve of enchanted valency within a feminine duality a grayscale of humanity make love with my totality ~ Passing the solstice mark, […]

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Liquid Scintillation

tether your heart to mine and rise skies that percolate with the weight of a fragmented dusting mists that cling to a trusting in more than fragile things vanishing in a solar vaporizing this tapering of flame as you breathe my name at the apex of burn ~ you will come to learn the taste […]

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