Tag Archives: Poem

The Doodah Man

Here lives half a person. The other half is visiting relatives at the half-people’s home for retired fragments. If some of them could club together he’d be pretty good company. After all, everyone has a few extra bits sticking out. … Continue reading

Posted in Orizon, Poems, Poetry, Uncategorized, Zen | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Poetry is dead

——————————————————————– Poetry is dead. They say. I suppose we know what that means. What poetry is, what dead is. Maybe not. When people say something like poetry is dead they mean not buried in the ground, maybe with one of … Continue reading

Posted in Big art and little art, On the State of the Civilization, Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Once

once (upon a time) or (if) we fall under time upon the tracks of once

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Fish

Down in the river the fish are making a list of what to pack for the trip. The authentic fish, the old one in the mist, went that way. The trek over the riverbank’s lift is where the real fish … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Five a.m.

Cold coffee in the microwave, half a once-frozen bagel. Five a.m. There are shrubs needing to go into the ground to hide their roots from the sun. The finches are awake, breakfasting on thistle seeds. Five a.m. There are holes … Continue reading

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The People

Marta was one of The People. Everyone is. There’s us, the People, and everyone else, not People. They give us a name in their own language, but that’s not us. Marta’s understanding of the origins of the People was a … Continue reading

Posted in Children | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Somewhere

From my window waiting train. Watching, which of us is slowest?  

Posted in Poetry, Uncategorized | Tagged , | Leave a comment

The search

Left behind. The others went to find beauty. My scraps of peace become whole.

Posted in Poetry | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Another poem

Posted in Uncategorized, Visual poetry | Tagged | Leave a comment

A new poem

Posted in Uncategorized, Visual poetry | Tagged , | Leave a comment