—- I don’t know how many of them there are. ‘enough to keep things guarded.’ you say I’m protected down to my every breath, but my thoughts scatter like a broken hourglass to that same place in the mind that weakens the immune system. and I don’t know how many there are lurking in the far beyond of that creviced awareness. your shadow grows the longer you hold me in-between the spaces of it. I spe...
Wednesday 5th July 2023 5:10 pm
The nurse in green hands me a syringe.
It’s in one of those small plastic bags, you know the ones. They held goldfish crackers when
you were eight years old.
She hands me this syringe and says to rinse after eating
that then I should be good and food won’t get lodged in my holes and I won’t get infections or dry socket.
Watch out with certain foods, she says,
you know, things ...
Monday 26th June 2023 6:08 am
Still I can smell her perfumes
Different with the changes of her moods
Like the changing shades of her looks
With different stories in between
Still I can see her dancing
With arms clinging around her lovers
Steps in and steps out in rhythm
With different scripts in between
Still I can hear her words
Decorated nicely like fairytales
Driving the lovers c...
Saturday 25th February 2023 6:09 pm