The Union

drag and bump rhythm of suitcase wheels, tires on concrete seams and overpass beams, settling for the night miles that i companioned with the other half of my self. . yet i travel solitary, but in good company as the shuttle driver said to me, “funny how so many of ya fuss about bein’ given […]

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Edifice

i tear at the structure splitting fibers for the mirror the upward climb against age and grind it was my kind who slammed rivets in to earth skin barefoot on the girders of a younger time . and still i do not know the serpentine flow that heals my aching spine your touch on the […]

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Outsourcing

i venture behind your eyes to find mine in the groaning din and drumming fingers of confusion a stimulating static just below the diaphragm this diffuse particulate atomizer of emotion drawing in the disembodied human . i am the breeze of rolling mist baptizing sun and storm in the midst of blood born of bone […]

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Imprints

she perched on the queen’s berth silver crown and a mirth-grin knowing within that stripped the bark skin off my purple heart decorated with buttons . …butterflies, Marines, Veterans and the one that read… HATRED is easy love takes courage my friend . as she tipped her hand and said, “Oh honey, and it’s only […]

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Steadfast

the true bloom does not shun the Sun and she turns inside when night arrives . Photo: Water lily from the pond where my son and I go to watch the turtles swim. . ©M.G. Iannucci 2018

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Heisenberg Uncertainty

i spurn the kick turn refusing to chase the hare a red-shift break and a shove from the rear for the lane is narrow and hat pin straight and perceiving late is a quantum state . since strange is no rarity space-time slides toward singularity and as i navigate the vertigo illusions vanish with the […]

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Call Me Miriam

betwixt the wells of bitter and sweet lies the spice that sets me free . ©M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art: Gratitude by Tamara Phillips

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White holes

can you see she is really me inside of you a basic truth through the strongest bastion she fought my dragons thoughts that strayed i was afraid to slay without appreciation she led a nation let it go because you’ve won across my heart i trace the Sun . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art by […]

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Serfdom

i am the breath of inspiration and light of your intuition the fire of your passion and glow of illumination the sweetness of submission the depth of your imagination Love’s tender persuasion your power of creativity and yet your grasp is stifling merge with me and set us free . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 Art:“Ascent […]

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Arbor Vitae

no cause to fight death for it does not exist. embrace your life, the Soul’s kiss. . for i am your generative energy. invest in me before I leave. . © M.G. Iannucci 2018 There is a choice in life…battle your ego or surrender to Soul. One is the way of violence and the other […]

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