One is voluptuous, a study of desire the way it is opened. The pale throat /
of it offered or forgotten, the great ...
montreal, lcp agm 2004
I rimmed my eyes in black and wore plastic /
and metal around my neck. Sheri-D piled /
her hair on top of her ...
We brought you here already tired, /
my eighteen-month-old hunter-gatherer, /
soldiering through sand to forage / ...
and you /
opening after to my /
opening also /
your mouth /
breaks in less words, more life forms / ...
in the room of quartz
And in the room of quartz blooms /
nothingness which is a cemetery of crows /
each bearing a bright ...
two swimmers, belloram
There is a song for the dead /
and the drowned /
the tune of which I can’t remember, /
so many seasons from ...
my mother’s waltz
Crouched in the stairwell /
cloaked in shadows /
I watch my mother /
in the kitchen /
the river drew me to her— /
sent her butterfly scouts /
to beckon me /
fir and pine / ...
A compound flagged by concrete, cracks unadorned /
By blades of grass straggling into the light pouring ...
Taut prose stripped bare /
His skin stretched by time, the relaxed lines /
Of muscle ...