City

Concrete and steel work scrape the morning sky crowding the horizon with storied stories hidden behind endless, honeyed waterfalls of glistening glass While the footfalls and catcalls of an unforgiving wild are overcome by the stampede of impatience astride choking smoke and squealing rubber art: Buscar by Jeremy Mann *04.02.18

If they only knew

I can almost hear the sunlight’s strain, as it struggles to push through the closed windowblinds, steadfastly determined to flood the room with its unwanted presence Like the uninvited guest happily knocking at the welcome mat-less front door The too-cheery neighbor waving from their well-manicured lawn The good mornings and have a nice days fromContinue reading “If they only knew”

Insurgent sea

The slumberous, midnight sea heaves in a rhythmic undulation of atramentous silk; beneath the vigilant gaze of its empyreal guardians, it thrashes and churns with defiant dreams of conquering the night sky – ❖ – To quell the insurgent desire of the envious waters below, empyrean casts her brilliant starlight upon its black, mirrored surface;Continue reading “Insurgent sea”

Beast

This spiral staircase – his sensorium, ever silent and deep – whose steps fade and whose shadows wilt before the blossom of endogenous darkness, is devoured stair by stair as the beast pursues him downward with unalloyed rancor and tenacity There is no egress; the absence of memories marked by the stench of failure andContinue reading “Beast”