Oral

Oral, mixed media, 16″ x 24″

Paper Boat

Three walls of the room are made of tin, but on the fourth side a polished floor opens, running like fabric into curtains of lace, into wallpapers dotted with flowers, into ceilings pierced with mirror baubles, unicorns, antelopes. A wind…

The Lives of Invisible People

The featured image accompanying this poem, entitled ‘Corazon Salvaje’, has been used with the permission of artist, Jose Lopez.

Led

“Let’s be in love for just tonight,” you said, When I had better things to do in red High heels. Encircling your big bad bed Like scouts around a campfire, ahead A ring of muscles pressing us instead Of sense,…

A Draft of the Worst Love Letter Ever Written

A Draft of the Worst Love Letter Ever Written   Dearest Stacie, Dear Stacie, My Dear Fri, June 16th, 2014 Stacie, Well hello! Greetings from Kansas! Just kidding, I’m in Oz without you! Haha This thick heat must be screwing…

Undressing the Sky

In love with dismal days, he told me why: Won by dimensions, his green eyes caress Big bosomed clouds. Suggestiveness of haze Conjures up Milky Ways of perfect tits And testicles enjoying their cloud crouch. Strange raining moonbeams rouse dark…

Thunder Polka

The thunder polka of a new romance Began today on my left foot, the one Believed to lead suggestiveness astray. True love’s a waltz: it’s measured and mature Like patience set to action. Dance decodes The blood, translates the shadows…

Edit

Can’t you let the film spool unseen on the stained floor? Its frames forever static as my fingers resplice our hands. Let my battalions of regret, lay their weapons down, we beseech you to take this wooden horse through the…

Mistress

Papier glacé, 20 x 15 cm, 2013 Originally titled “Maitresse”