Monthly Archives: July 2015

Spurned

The angry clouds lay heavy in the sky, dark grey and without moving they taunt us and our thirsty land for we long for the rain which they withhold coy like a cat that will not let us give it … Continue reading

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Ashes

In summer heat, the long winter cold is forgotten the pain of labor too forgotten the moment birth is done, how soon the victors forget the vanquished in their celebration how narrow was our escape you’ll never know for that … Continue reading

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Coloratura

what color is the wind, what color is my sigh, what color are my dreams what color is the tune that is running through my head, what color is my mood, what color are my memories of dead friends what … Continue reading

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Laughter

Of all the things humanity claims to own beneath the wind and sun I’m glad we’ve been endowed with laughter because in the end it is our saving grace, fate can erase the rest, your wealth your poverty, your youth, … Continue reading

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Urban Animal

A universe of broken glass we live in, where one false move can make us bleed, our teeth, our claws our scales, our quills, our venom are here to defend us but not from plastic bags and printed circuit boards … Continue reading

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Cracks

I fell into a crack in time one night for three years, a hidden garden in which I did not belong, the forbidden fruit always tastes sweeter so I’m told but then again I didn’t think I was being particularly … Continue reading

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Lost

I long to wander through a dark forest without knowing where I am or where I am going or to be lost under the sea or in out space because then my outside would match my inside for I am … Continue reading

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Repatriated

At times I am so grateful for the memories I hold in my mind of better times in places where I had real friends of a life time, day after day I sleep walk making pleasantries with colleagues at work … Continue reading

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The Jinn Within

In solitude I find my solace and my strength like Antaeus and his mother earth I cannot be long without silence, it gives me all I need to maintain my sanity and find the inspiration inside me that I have … Continue reading

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Menelaus

for ten years now I have fought in this bloody war to get your wife back from Paris shopping at Hermes on the Champs Elysee it’s all the fault of Aphrodite in her silken nightie that we are fighting here … Continue reading

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