Tag Archives: fear

M.A.D. – July 7

7.7.2016 mutual terror at carside monsters created from our mutual fear   hold a gun give a gun get a gun stuck in your face   and fire, fire, fire lest you be on the wrong-ing end.   M.A.D. ——————-

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after the storm – July 5

7.5.2016 pumpkin orange sky spooky light, clear blue from the west, while eastward dark still hovers in obsession.   we hid down in the sauna basement the dog tucked into the inner bathroom until things rolled through   and then … Continue reading

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night prayer – June 28

6.28.2106 stomach tight helpless fright stress and terror flail the night   burdens weigh darken day, please send grace to tend our way. —————–

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the ‘practice’ of medicine – June 17

6.17.2016 the doctor walks out to the lobby   patients wait for his wisdom   which he knows is less than they wish.   how do we find hope when   the body has taken a left turn   the … Continue reading

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apple help – June 11

6.10.2016 watching the computer go black   upgrade the message said   doom the inner voice cries   call the help man wait   on the line holding forever   try this, try that the laconic voice   easy for … Continue reading

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night after day – March 30

3.30.2016 they shot that poor boy   he beat up his girl   he was handcuffed he had a gun he was innocent he was bad the cops kill us all the cops had no choice   how dark it … Continue reading

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in the chair – August 18

8.19.2015 the glint of tools sonic buzz of drill dentist presence a trust moment. ———————–

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empty rooms – June 3

6.3.2015 I walked into the airport bathroom and there was blood   all around, dripping still fresh, pooling below the fixtures.   I turned to see if you were still there, had hidden, or fallen   and I stepped to the … Continue reading

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Akaka Falls – May 6

5.6.2015  [Akaka Falls] knees buckle, arms quake, head ducks in terror at nature’s height   primate, primitive instinct pulls one lower to ground, feet splayed head hunched, arms akimbo, hands clenching whatever is graspable, the eyes barely able to raise … Continue reading

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detroit – April 25

4.25.2015 some cops burned black businesses in the riots   just to show those people not to get uppity.   how down low can you go how sad that we forget. —————-  

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