Fillip

integumentary caligraphy, molten particulates cast into animation. i had drawn a self composed of oscillating illusion, an incense captured by a plastered space where stars are painted to cover the crevices. they twirl in a misaligned agony, over body as precious chalice for the shifting Self. . i waken to be, the vapor unseen, mirage […]

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Riding Waves

there is no leaving the self-same sea that pounds  through my veins. although my mind  delights in carrying me off like the spit of foam  on the tide. . and i ride waves thinking i know  something, blindly tumbling in the chase  for fictious mermaids beneath the surf. . a mouthful of dirt and fire in […]

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Trepidation

i cup sunlight in my trembling hand and pour it over a gray-scale realm. . i can find my responsibility in the rising floods, the repeated history of war and greed, the devastation  of disease. . fabricated chaos in each fearful  thought-burst adding to the pitch  of the world’s  agonizing howl, the loneliness of a […]

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Maintaining Orbit

i take tentative steps toward the unknown, where the realization that my past motivations for making the climb were petty and small. and now i am unsure  that i can traverse the gap  without a handhold. . i choose to brush past thorny obstacles, and dispel illusions. i have barely begun  to accept that i […]

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Insouciance

hammers to stone, they smooth a road. a pebble is a boulder to a diminutive Being, and i do not travel by foot. . a plunge into truth,¬† and my senses¬† become mute. gravitational waves move matter, yet in Love’s space i am four-square. . we dangle, jeweled accessories from eternity’s ear. into Soul’s depth, […]

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