Water-Bearer

i am the child of Holy Fire gone wild a vehement rage i yearn to assuage woman’s bundled heritage ancestry of deserts forested licked as they submit to a false humility that i bury in the smoldering remains of their stolen destinies . my inner winds sweep the canopy with ember rain billowing breath-searing pain […]

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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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Dipole Moments

i play with contrast of day wings stark splay a soft brush flick stagnant dust from a bare belly stratosphere . and they hear . what i say . without words quantum birds roost and disappear taking on the wing what i give away there are those who know how i aim my toes for […]

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Capsized

i  quiver-shed iridescent skin slithered to nestle in soundless din release of perspective births the reflective above below without within . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Photograph: Sundew by Joni Neimela

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Tendrils

what is it that you choose little dove, the gilded branch or the vine of Love? . I choose love. Taking a brief break from blogging to prioritize and reorganize. See you on the other side. © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art by Paul Bond, “To Hear the Softly Spoken Magic Spell”

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In Lumen

held tenderly by energies the onyx dark and stellar luce in a space of grey bridged lines i trace the translucent moth weds the flame . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 The moth is able to navigate the darkness with extrasensory tools. The females are powerfully attractive, and they have a burning desire for light. This […]

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Vin number

i am the part of you that accepts abuse a soul torn asunder we are more than mere numbers i take your hand and lift your gaze for we are unlabeled by the Unnamed ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art by Delawar Omar My students have been breaking out in song all week. When I […]

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Sustenance

“There is Nothing on earth that I desire other than You”. (Psalm 73:25) . Photo: Rose hips from my garden. Good for a citrus tasting tea with a lot of Vitamin C. Everywhere you look, beauty is nourishment. There is only one source. Plants make light sweet.

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SINGULARITY

i no longer chase settling in place of wider self broke the cocoon and dropped the shell to shatter on sands the inner expanse of a substance given way i fade, i fade into hands that extend and grasp with promise i tear the fray give form to light an inner sight this life a […]

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Endocytosis

i lay the groundwork and await the verdict while failing dramatists drown in politics i learned long ago reaping seeds that i’d sown of the broken vessel and the fragile rebel . a vacant father-love leads to warring over tongue a symbolic curiosity this jarring sensibility that the unity of nation could rest on education […]

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