Tag Archives: Sorrow

Still Life

Still Life   The picture is upside down Framed by wood, not by magic Abstract now, comic Tragic As mortal as the hand that paints The curtain where the woman faints Reveals the witness To the border that decides perception … Continue reading

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Bird Box

Bird Box   You saw the darkness In the bird box of your secrets But you didn’t remove the blindfold   There was a place But you couldn’t reach it With your eyes open   You did not forget The … Continue reading

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The Threat of Song

What words form this lexicon Where you were here but You are gone   The threat of song The spoken cry The voice that fails itself As the feeling swells to rise Dying alive In the throat   And so … Continue reading

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