• Infatuation

    Self-laceration, ethanol intoxication, anaerobic metabolizationHypertense salination, just anything will do for this fixationGlucose, fructose, dextrose, sucrose, maltose, prompting salivationProtein and oxygen, sustaining this incarnationGlass of water, take a nap, fawn and fall from tantalizationAnother bout of inhibition: aid via inebriationA deeper form of auto-asphyxiationfollowed by disappointing auto-defenstrationAbstraction escaping concretizationChilling for preservationNo reverence for life’s stationLiberty… Continue reading

  • Composing

    To compose a songTo sing a longWith a mental melodyAnd nebulous harmonyGo on to a soloThen get all mellowStart a round of jazz–and all that jazzOr write some smooth bluesColor the sound with blocks and huesForce down a trillOr scale the millCompose a songWhile singing alongAnd just as I have said Continue reading

  • Cherry Vodka

    Sweet cherry vodka I cannot rid myself of theeEverytime I get away I crawl back to you in agonyI just need one more drink, another sip tonightAnd then I promise I can go make things rightFrom childhood I learned to love your sweet embraceI thought one day I’d leave you but I fear that’s not… Continue reading

  • Bloom

    In silence we lie.And to think I didn’t knowhow fleeting was our goodbye.In you I see a bright glow.You bring about such desire.Such desire I hitherto did not know.So much in you I admire,your wit, your charm, your drive for adventure.You bleed the lines of admiration and desire.There’d been days that I’d conjectureyour subtle movements… Continue reading