Sunday, February 18, 2018

A Warning

NOTICE
to all coal mining associates:

When purchasing your canary,
Be extra certain it was never in the charge of
Phoenix Aviaries.

It would be bad for business. 

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Central Themes

22 Series

22 Stories: Falling Up
Fear + Control

22 Stories: POV
Self

Tav: Future Perfect
Will

Cabal: Climbing the Tree
Fate

Saturday, February 10, 2018

Where Pieces Wait

There is a crook
In my step
I think that makes me
A knight
.
And yet
I have no
Horse
To ride
To battle
To honor
.
Rather
I stand
On my own
Bound two feet
Hopping from thought to
Thought
Like a pawn
In a game
Of
.
..
...
It's
Not
Chess
.
It's not
Checkers
.
It's not even life
It's
.
Some
Thing
Else
.
A
Preparation
.
A
Readying
.
A
A
An
End

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Orchestrated

So many options
Never truly given
Except
The last
One
Golden coin rolled over both
My eyes
Oblong
Distended
Distracted
And stripped

"It's this..." they said,
"Or castration."

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