To Awaken Next to You

You said your love was everlasting Even as your spirit broke from you Ten years my mind has been grasping What my heart couldn’t give to you. Now the white dove doesn’t return to What your flame couldn’t burn through Witness the salt that I’ve turned to Your blood is stain on my innocence. Ashes…

Mommy Was In Love

Hope is lost is lying near is beating drums is slipping along and chasing and grasping is breathing and gasping Liz is waiting, inpatient and hating seeing hope chase love and catching looking once and throwing it away Once ain’t enough to turn the spade once ain’t enough to grow and fade once we turn…

The End Means the End

Head turned to what I hear got a heart full of iron hard as diamonds hiding in the leaves of some great intrusion some great suffering. Life fire I have drowned out life fire I have lain down strike fire with days gone blow fire, your pyre I have pissed on your desire I have…

Talking Can Be Virtue Too

“Talking can be love too,” said he who lives in a house where no one speaks unless spoken to. “Virtue, too, can be a vice. Virtue isn’t always so nice. Neither is silence without another point of view. I just want to speak to you, can’t you see all that you have done, all that…