ISSUE I Page 3 of 10

Steve’s First Crush

In an under-construction house, Steve and Dale jump into the cool dark of what will be a basement. Hands begin to roam. Pants come off. It’s dangerous. Workmen…

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I Visit MOMA and Lunch With Frank O’Hara

Cornflake sky falls into a bowl of dream sometimes when I awaken I turn to groggy Stan and ask if he’s so sure that he doesn’t have a…

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Bring to a boil

over medium-high heat the milk, granulated sugar, and vanilla bean. Whisk together the remaining sugar and cornstarch and add to egg yolks. Whisk until smooth, until the cream…

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tunnel vision

Have you ever cried while outside on the most humid of early September eves? Strange. tears unifying with warm and clingy mist __minute and conquering I’m sorry that…

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Until Hunger Forces a Pause

Sore from typing and mousing, all night tunnel vision, after a session building, planning, war enfolded in to whatever appears in reverie. Uniformed bodies synced to motivations from…

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Saturn Devouring His Son (after Goya)

Once I swallowed a stone I mistook for a son. Opened jaws & tasted only my own blood, jaws a solar system breaking orbit. Flossed my teeth with…

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So Much Blood

Rushing away from the heart, like our love, a steady evacuation of the essential. So much blood I bled in the course of a day, one month, one…

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Dear Dassi,

Dear Dassi, Happy, happy Birthday, my friend. I am on a bus back to one life and away from another. The man I love is behind me; we…

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Altering the Path

Back after a miss and gathering in masses they assemble for blood _______________________I was there when the buildings fell ________________It’s a knife she said ________________there is no spiritual…

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Steer Us Adrift

To support these claims only evidence will suffice ________________A fortunate opportunity ________________will only steer us adrift ________________________________A humbling experience ________________________________proves ________________________________a humbling experience So do you think ________________________________they…

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