Category Archives: Poems

Fixed Position Camera Embedded in the Noise and Mess

I. Make a crescendo of personal experiences and intersperse it with the war scene so people don’t forget. A boy once dreamed Of the barrel of the gun And when he woke up He didn’t tell anyone… II. The blast … Continue reading

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Planet X

I am a mysterious planet (call me X) you are a space explorer asking why? and there is so much space between us— light years of silence fill my life, an eternity of waiting for your wandering soul. My pulsars … Continue reading

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Boy of Iron

I was a boy made of iron, Standing lone on a starry hill Watching a night city Of diamonds and gold And scratching my iron eyes Against the cold, dry wind, And I cried little iron tears I was a … Continue reading

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A Dump Fulla Bums

A system of successive waiting cells underground where we stand and breath recycled air That shoots through a wormhole in the time of your life spent drunk on transport, puking on mesh seats While over there a civilian gets shot … Continue reading

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A popular trashpile on every block

The notes of this accordion— the loco squeak and wheeze— won’t bring back my love— Listen to this drug addicto beg and plead: This is my sad triste song, If you have a corazon quebrado You can sing along. What … Continue reading

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A Toast!

To my gunsmoke night choking and coughing sulfur and lead, To my grey looming dawn heralding fire on the horizon, To my mucus filled gutter highways that never end, To the 20 dollar bills that float free with the wind … Continue reading

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The Struggle of the Democratic Class

Dead Forms of Democracy         Disfigured Bureaucracy               And the Demise of Dreams As we sweep our feet of labored dust Ancestries of slaveries swallow Our good intentions, Bodies Combust Combative minds lose trust  in their own wisdom, We’re left … Continue reading

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