(THIS HEART) A MASSIVE BUBBLE

I cry for the moon, when the clouds suffocate her I cry for the sun, when she fails to ignite a fire I cry for the stars, when they continue to shine for us even when they're dead I cry for oxygen, when she's taken for granted I cry for earth, when she said she's …

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ECLIPSE

"When does an eclipse happen, Eli? Have you ever seen one?" "It's when..." My crooked tongue tried to fetch some words from the well of my throat, but it couldn't seem to find any, for the words were leaking in rivulets on my back. My eyes were orbiting the dusty ceiling dredging for lucidity, and …

THE WAR IN ME

Stars explode, moon bursts The fatality hits me I'm covered in palls What comfort and bliss do they find in all the noise? Fuck the war in me (Fuck the war in us)

BLUE MOON

My vicious muses were clad in pastel vintage dresses today dozing in the cradle of my mind high on substance and depth as Elvis' voice soothes their frantic nerves as if it were Sunday morning and they're sucking its aurora like caramel pacifiers on their overwrought merlot lips my voluptuous heart undulates, purrs like Marilyn …

THE RISE AND FALL II

The clock is ticking... run, little one, run! as fast as you could before they get you hide behind the tree, and its leaves will shower you like confetti dig, little one, dig! ten feet below three flowers were cut today— Love, Hope, and Faith gather up their bones you shall cloak them with burnt …

HURRICANE

The dusk devours the sun, I ponder how will I forget you? if I can see the heavy droplets of rain that you blotted on my neck when I look at the strewed clouds with tinges of red I can sense the impending storm my veins are absorbing, as they turn purple you took pleasure in the …

PANIC

Yesterday, burglars attacked me snuck in through my navel slithered through the gaps under the door of my mind tromped over and intruded my body a heist of calm state and innocence captured my breath, tamed my soul ruptured my walls and windows, cracks turned to sinkholes aggressively pulling out my innards my hefty veins intermittently becoming …