Monthly Archives: September 2012

Match

We piled up the detritus of

thirty years until it loomed

black against a purpling sky like a

lone cypress or the stele of a

lost kingdom.

You hesitated, wanted to

rescue that illiterate essay, this

callow daub, the

broken rocking-horse, the

unsent love-letters, but I

stopped you, took the box,

fumbled, spilled little sticks that made an

irritating pattern, then brought

Autumn on with the

sharp tang of a struck match.

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Numbers

I drove at 80 amidst the teeming traffic

enveloped in a cloud of numbers as I

calculated without thought the

relative speeds and distances both

fore and aft, the gaps and flow of a

hundred vehicles, the

computational nimbus within which I

heard new harmonies in Couperin,

caught the current of my day’s work,

perhaps perceived the

outliers of this poem and made the

beginnings of a shopping list.

Nuclear House

We are such clean people yet the

house when empty was so

fantastically filthy as though

sticky time had gummed each

molecule of mistrust to the carpet and each

moment of regret looked like a

neutron star had vapourised

living matter into a mere

shadow on a mottled wall.

Diana Marin

Fine Art Photography & Poetry.

Rusted Honey

Poetry, haiku, tanka, and micropoetry

Turning the Lights Off

Random musings inside my head no matter how hard I try to shut the damn lights off

Southern Georgia Bunny

Adventures of an Southern Bunny everything from dating, sex, life and shake your head moments.

Secret Dates Diary

Secret Dates Diary of Anne Regina

Hannah likes dirty words

Writing, extracts, pleas to buy my books, the odd essay.

word and silence

Poetry, History, Mythology

The Cat's Write

Milly Schmidt

ELLEGUYENCE

New content every Sunday

Love Hate Sex Cake

Musings on a Libidinous Life

Krystal Minx

My Colorful Life as a Bisexual Minx…real life tales with the man I love, and our fun-filled shared playmates…and all things about being the woman that finally discovered how to be ME and what LIVING LIFE is all about <3