Cats & Accordions

Adopt a new perspective, Try the cat. Lounge in the sunSleep away the dayWhile being served and groomed Throw your leg up in the airLock eyes with the nearest personAnd go to town on yourself Life is yoursTo do nothingBut what your heart desiresAdopt the cat perspective They may not have my eyes, they may … Continue reading Cats & Accordions

Fly in the Blue Yonder

Senryu:gory Rorschach common fly swatterwith excessive summer usebecomes ink blotter “You wouldn't know a good time if it fell out of the sky and landed on your face and started to wiggle!”— Roman Craig, The Great Outdoors the great                     out doorsunpredictable in nature                    of wide open grandeur      where nothing is           /concealed/                    [behind closed doors]Becauseurine does … Continue reading Fly in the Blue Yonder

Palindrome: Order & Pain

Poetry: the best words in the best order.Samuel Taylor Coleridge Pain, such is existence That knowledge numbsDreams circlingTo escape Where life compels chaosSo reigns ORDER reigns, so chaos compels life Where escape To circling dreamsNumbs knowledgeThat existence is such pain Palindrome:Also Known as Mirrored Poetry, starts with an initial poem and then hinges on a … Continue reading Palindrome: Order & Pain

Bell Curve: Universal Climax

“I would define … the Poetry of words as The Rhythmical Creation of Beauty.”Edgar Allan Poe nomorecan manstand idledeny a clear truthcreation by definitionis the motion towards a pinnacle of beautythe rhythm of the universeconstantly raisingattemptingclimaxevermore Bell Curve:A bell curve poem is an extension of the fib.The syllables tiding and then falling in the same … Continue reading Bell Curve: Universal Climax