UNTITLED POEM XVII

Rotting calcium stones Allow screams to claw forth Burnt irises, slicked blackness Wasted away through thick tar Violet cloak shimmered Stretched across frayed body Scarred epidermis, stretched across muscles Pasty skin soiled by light Heartless sovereign upon righteous throne His yellow teeth are tear drops

UNTITLED POEM XV

Powder, bare and ashen Pockets of wonder Essence of mania, wasted in Light cannot refract   Space dust, clusters of aura Dreaming of black holes Clouds cluster the dark passages White globules crackle through   Crows wait in silhouette The darkness echoes Silence is this dreamscape Mere whistle of wind

UNTITLED POEM XIV

Dreams occupy landscape Of synaptic tumble A slipstream of thoughts Through the hours Fragments of soft petals Dripping from stem Pockets of wind through canals Wielding trepidation And dreams become nightmares The cuckoo cuckoo scream Black crows awaken day And fracture delusion Until all that remains is an Elephant’s head in a jar

UNTITLED POEM XIX

Stilted face, propped by prods Sleeping eyes beneath pearl silk In a white, ocean of sand An eternal kingdom without motion A canoe boiling beneath cloudless sky Out in the nebula, a shadow of moon Among sapphire nothingness And sleep continues, while time haunts The evanescence of birth

UNTITLED POEM XI

Blackberries and maple honey Resting upon the tongue Almonds and flaring apples Coating inside the lung   Hammocks and eager crickets Endless clicking through leaves Melting ice inside glass Infinite float and grieve   Aching skin, trapping heatwaves Celestial burn in blue Absent fluff, sapphire heavens Twisting day of new