Boxes & Bones

Couplet: life story We compose as the melody rocksEach life reciting a ballad to the box Abbreviated Haiku: sleep box ringing earskiss of the red glovesleep the sleep Hay(na)ku: UFCourage wegot gameand death wishes Naani: checked & boned I banged my hubrisAgainst my humerusNow I can't stop laughingAbout my ambitions Quatrain: hard times fall on … Continue reading Boxes & Bones

Revenge & Defeat

Naani: last place I look All I have ever knownFits inside my headSo that thing I'm looking formust be in here somewhere Lune: perspective loss loss is depressingbut defeatcan begin new life Fib: sow the seeds HandsDownDefeatFingers soilplanting seeds deeplyWere we harvest fresh grown revenge Hay(na)ku: bridges on fire bridgedaffluent streamsNow scorched earth Abbreviated Haiku: … Continue reading Revenge & Defeat

Short Bursts

Couplet: motivation Once you get in the swingTry not to fall off the thing Quatrain: time to mutilate A short sudden burstExtinguishes the flameIn order to deny a thirstWe alter a given name Abbr(eviated) Haiku: abbr(eviation) to save timeabbr(eviation)is abbr Lune: underdeveloped single image shotwill belieno depth beyond shape Haiku: holiday pics tacky summer glosssnaps … Continue reading Short Bursts

Sound of a Bare Soul

Tricubes: soul bared barefoot walkgrass dewytoes tickled I feel calmwith the earthsole to soul many thanksto you whostole my shoes Hay(na)ku: shoelaces falllet loosedeath row noose Senryü: end ready I followed the ropedisturbed when I found the endthat I was ready Abbreviated Haiku: resounding impact silencethe pin dropsbroken Lune: audiosyncratic will you keep singingin silencewhen … Continue reading Sound of a Bare Soul