Category Archives: song

Over

When I was a rabbit of a child the shadows of wide wingspreads above caused cold shivers that turned to wonder once they passed. When on the edge not falling not flying a thought of joy goes out to those … Continue reading

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All Decisions Get Pregnant

One choice is to sit in the sun rather than in a room where light is only incandescent. Leaning leans one way thickening then who knows? Tenement is apartment, mansion is shack. Will you turn left or right when traffic … Continue reading

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What’s Mine Becomes Yours

I don’t have time to be reading more books. It’s too hard to get all those words to fit into my outlook. Sorry I missed the meeting. I couldn’t get out of bed. You’ll have to go ahead without me … Continue reading

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Small Town Kids

[verse] Factory came, factory left useless walls, leaky roofs, people waiting for false heyday to return raining money or just something to keep the kids here. [chorus] The kids went to the county fair, to the state line, to the … Continue reading

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Ironclad

How is he different from other men? Does he muse on you while he is driving, thinking about what you looked like when the two of you moved into the brown house on Third Street thirty years ago? Does he … Continue reading

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Fitting In

I fill up my pockets all day long with treasures I have stumbled upon. Then at night I arrange on my table my loot by color, size and vibration. I lie on my back to hear the roots. I stand … Continue reading

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Proof of Humanity

Proof of Humanity irrefutable evidence of man-woman generosity lies in the tenderness of the kiss. Our first and last gift as small and large as oil not meant to be swift too precious to be sold – the kiss. I … Continue reading

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