Genre: Poetry

Spectra

[an excerpt from Spectra]

 

To speak without vulnerability you claimed

impossible

the land’s fragrance its honey its plants

translation           I wanted to be back in my language

“back”? /

I wanted to differently be in

another word for being…

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Hysterical Ballads

PREFACE

WhateverWordsworth: Dear Reader is the Poet. The poet is above all a reader. Poetry is nothing more than hysterical citation. A love affair with the bust I’m drawing in college: I’ve made too soft the edges, and my teacher …

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Beginner’s Astrology for Anarchist Jurisdictions in a Pandemic; 17 Days (Piano & a Microphone 1983); Sisyphus Says Relax; Nine Twenty-Nine Twenty-Twenty; & My Face in a Jar by the Door

 

Beginner’s Astrology for Anarchist
Jurisdictions in a Pandemic

They are a nation without sense, there is no discernment in them.
                                                                                 —Deuteronomy 32:28

 

The stars are further away. The flicker we see from them 
been. The pin drops above …

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