The smoker was asked to perform elsewhere.
He with the gray-black twirling falling ash and
rising, elderly smoke crawling toward graying
claiming lung capacity and capsule shaped blends
of oxygen sliding the pipes of moistened throats.
between brandishing vernaculars of shouting expletives.
Minutes later, moments after wrestling ideas between colliding
folding over, asked the smoker for a slender cigarette.
embroidered sky, empathetic to broken-
winged-left-to-submerge-beneath-normality blue jay.
Its chirp reminiscent of triangle of connecting concern,
I smiled prior to slowly and softly scooping its shivering royal
feathers. Bathing in light blue jay,
lied still across my pallid palm in pain.
Against my chest and rhythmic intuition,
I continued to embrace the bawling bird while
the mentioning of ether transformed
our mind states into healing.
in the stylistic movement of
an hourglass's sliding sand
whose contours catch each miniscule
grain as in the touch of a mother's dying
touch, a vision seen by my brightest eyes
gradually as in gradation, mentioned
within the landscape grown horizontally
across the harshness of my mind.
The gorgeous description called
"garden of lush language"
represents many vines which wind willfully
around tongues of imagination,
unify and explore various tones of
unvisited voices. These voices,
many with buried unheard
vocabulary, unleash with
overwhelming tangible ability,
put forth mind designs, designations,
separating shyness from my tongue's
ability to articulate "hello."
staring into my strange eyes.
These many mirrors take form of
ideological personas, personal agendas.
As usual, alone, facing the wind's
multi-colored music, layered in
blues interpreting greens,
shades of intellect share an interrupted
misguided view of reality.
along with interpretations
are from those who stare and conclude
with closing eyes, I alone in bankrupt attire
belong elsewhere, perhaps beneath an afterthought—
or next to the kin of an alley of vicious red mixed with
graffiti altered rust.
I maintain brotherhood, a fondness,
a familial connection with aluminum,
which never flattens into pressed
reinvention, unless night,
its bouquet of blankets covers and
caresses, closes in on my opened eyes,
forces this aluminum—
my conjoined shadow to dissipate into
levitation, I become a true leviathan,
angry with evening, shouting windblown
fears into earth's unknown listening.
realistic eye. Through a standard peppermint
stained straw found near the sole of
my irreplaceable foot held at eye level,
"would a building sucked
fully holding shape stick holding
stiff solidly centered,
completely whole without fear,
within the body of my found-
Recalling waves wound into circling
clings of blue rolling knots,
dying before exhaling a last
request to feed sand's
Sitting facing a tall intact wall,
the bridge of a decent
thought across three other mind frames
runs toward trying to make
sense of the beforehand.
As I head toward this destination,
realization becomes my realistic eyesight,
a hollow hallway of curious wants.
representing tentative existences,
coiled inside left-handed lines of oxygenic gifts,
right-handed wind wrapped birds
flown quickly from fractured
Million eyes of minions opened,
following footsteps of blind-believing leader,
nocturnal neophytes, green personas
cascading legs of night's dramatic,
Seemingly seamless dangling voices of
heart beating stutters,
softly in the surveillance of
beforehand, the experienced are never experimental,
tentative, rather preserve a casket called
stilled shadows, delineating protruding
lifelong lunar appendages,
forming secondary equations into
barely breathing takeaways.
below an undulating field of wind bashing
beginnings, symptoms of the gone long ago
before hush was the vertical finger
whose feel symbolized discreet metaphorical
quietness, hanging among quiet and crooked
branches designed to feed mans' deliberate need
to forget hunger.
To allow is to enter, spin within exit,
return, develop into diverse examples of existence,
a nevermore or before, hiding high above aquatic
shadows, sadly remorse ailing causing avalanche,
encompassing all breathing thoroughly, circle entirety
inside a zero of interpretative meaning.
ongoing motions, a cyclone of spinning epiphanies
echoes the repositioning bounce of plain form salutations,
elevating gesticulations, nonverbal realities colored by hands
saluting flags formally underlined,
coded in ancient history.
A body has bleached beyond tones of understanding.
In its vacancy, a tangible voice
marked by caresses, controlled with erased hands
a compassionate blend of inward possessions,
sentences control flowing blood of
remaining alive—an afterward succumbed
to the sharpened axe of delineation of
misbelieving toward a specified truth.
Sky saluted benevolence.
There returned inward, maintaining hand-formed
formations, the indocile created molds into mere
crawls through pin holes exiting larger than it had
Blue wild birds streaked into visual metaphoric absence,
The door of rebellion pushes
an equation of positive force,
a never negative subtraction of
here and shipped away future,
a fathom of a dream left inside decomposing
disposition, crying into shadows of
a left behind notion of becoming an again.
Abstraction overheard a surreal voice
a vernacular of newness,
spatial conquests, deaths in gravity
pulled left of escalating awkwardly.
Simultaneous extensions, light from light
to experimental landings—
circled amongst catastrophes bending,
arriving atop legs of broken, barely breathing contours.
negated with overlapping inundation a plastic
diaphanous concoction with superfluous threads,
which dangled virtually visual as
dogs wagging tails.
An engulfing segment of colorful cataract, blue entwined with green,
uplifting spiraling sounds, cawing crows.
Small danger, dangling stilettos, breathing rushed in light,
radiating within white lungs of cocooning clouds.
Recognizing shapes, reverberation,
back flipping addictions to remembering past methods,
forays into memory erected mind rooms,
threading blankets of room warming recollections.
eyes higher than obvious appearance became matinee,
moments beyond landed articulation.
Three bluebirds multiplied mid-flight,
spun into divided families of negotiations,
fell with feathers expressing delirious
word-movements sculpting frantic
illuminations toward hourglasses of neon
granulations gradating among glassy levels,
triangular points formed to fit highest where
equations of multiple birds speculate existence,
fed on sautéed renditions of graying worms,
congregating among silent, various visions.
sped forth into a day long path toward new birth,
Many bypass on speeding sharp views of shooting thorns.
Certain aspects range from wide moons,
ovals akin to broken boomerangs
flung from disregarded
ambition of forgotten directions—
other voices encourage entourages
follow females with hollow hearts,
The reminiscing, heads hang
taunting gravity's taught tug
on memory's puppet's
pull-me-down—long before the subsequent occurs,
many men shall elope with the found inside simultaneous
sun once, equiangular glances
against rusted gazes
meant for south looking algebraic
faces with gouged eyes glaring
at overlapping, external limbs,
lending abstract obscurity concerning
extraordinary hidden code of artifacts.
Wind's vernacular spoke of series
of tumultuous anti-tributes,
sand's back walking showed symptoms,
sickness, rounded stomachs
What's broken amid separated
paths of wind's splayed message,
a faraway premise, green tower
housing millions of vibrant seashells,
versus a habitat of chaotic throwbacks,
the unwanted habits, chaotic beyond
running wings arc-molding backs
impersonated eyes with straining squints
whose attaching legs
rose in cramping detriments,
among the spiritual avalanche
allowing spirals to abandon space—
every other alive attribute with breathing capability
wore gravity of thrill seeking fibers
passing through needle holes of obsolete dimensions.
The forward moving day ended
signing a calligraphically
unnamable sketch next to abandoned
Runaways sustain sanity
only if their absent minds
escape into attendance,
attached to whirls of meandering
mind altering designations,
where crawling voices
acknowledge atrophy, their mischief
ignorant to large landfills of symbols combed
of inviolability, erasable misery.
In a profound mistake,
only if understood as such,
which rarely an animal pounces
from depths discovered, wandering distances,
long strides becoming breakable
aspects of created diversions.
akin to almost nothingness,
pursuing an escape from cluttered attributes,
attributed to over-the-edge
pushing of saddening
Escape requires relinquishing desire.
the more elaborate retain closure.
A gifted hand
spun coloristic yarn into gifts
bequeathing symphony atop
doorstep's hardened hand.
A boy ran smiling
across lengths of rhythmic flowing air,
allowing panoramic views
birds from elevated vantage points
organic reasons to caw chamomile
sounds in celebrated versions of
Undiscovered belongings, unstudied root words,
prolonged agony, the sly slant of italicized branches
ornamented in light mirroring reconstructive belonging,
en route miracles relevant among savants
glorifying architectural textured benevolence,
sand in the eyes of blind-believing
sycophants acknowledging ledges
of invisible bolded gold.
"Who then?" walking backwards
a soothsayer, groping a moment
colder than eloping teens
promising undetected vows
Voice aloft, treading sequential
pole vaulting wants and interlocking
theory, concept, he walking merchant
carrying interpretative movements,
shallow, characterized by pinstriped
attire, wool crafted fedora
perhaps (deal breaker probably) imported
supporting brilliance, barricading
folly, away elsewhere
buried beneath borrowed time,
around wiry wrists of affable aristocrats
fathoming a distance where eloquence
is status quo.
Rain began, cane rearranged
reason to live, umbrella full bloom
blocking the soaking laugh
of deluging increments.
Obtaining knowledge of lexis
sitting atop angled side
on ledge scrolled written circa
Scroll unrolled donning wings,
many missions with well wishing voices,
upon man or mischievous one finding
rice paper outlined in opaque golden
frame, featuring foreign formatted themes
of observing the ordinary in the living
thing, and in the thing breaths
bathe in high vision fortune voices
of virtuous pen still vibrating calling
attention from the providential
exceedingly or standing still.
Evening in the highest caliber,
flocking stars tranquil in the pausing grandeur,
cars lullaby-zoom equating to
truncating visual delusion,
spontaneous vision to the either
version of both sides of an oscillating head.
Man, tall, slanting partially,
shadow dedicated to mimicking his mile manner
dispositional pause, clutch of bagged bread and
dragging of long overlapping
strides of a man his serious size.
Above the vernacular of myriad milieu,
dragonflies fluorescently become devout freedom,
in tranquil drawn in/out material create turquoise visual halos,
highlighting physical glides of man's going home motions.
though rained on, refuge pseudo,
manmade imitation, secure enough
to create imagination, metaphor for life saving
ability, stability in the defining "last breath"
cliché, abridged completion among songs of divine
sustenance, isolation. Unprolific rounded
to the squared-off point of just enough
—reasons of abandoning covered behind
neurotic juxtaposition with dying values.
Influential gestures from a wind
whose potency, highly noticed sensed here
in proximity surrounding
arms magnetic in array
as well, myriad join-jolting
weaving through whistling air,
tonal gifts, sacred
to esoteric birds who
by grace and intuition
cleanse silently in security
huddled in hybrid hallucinations.
Authentic questions become the language toward
togetherness, joining tongues in a vernacular of
vacuumed domes, which has inherited
golden answers (less) the intellectual (less) the wise,
magnitude high ground shook
by giant hands, reflecting neglectful
parental behavior toward unsupervised children,
their soured eyes glued now on
colors meld forward into suspected ignorance,
inquiring and never properly
answered focus, found within the pockets
littered with monetary dominance,
spacing hands farther from father-mother
connecting solutions, realizing more untruths.
gathering into altered faces,
evanescent tongue, rhythms herded rounded in
wonder, chained in a togetherness
modish meaning, the tongue,
metaphor, disguised between thin layers
of invisible voices standing silently viable
within the vulture talons holding
bloody popular contaminated culture.
opening, merriment once absorbed,
gone to the faded and fatigued edge,
once delineated within obscurity's opaque vicinity,
for the absent, the unneeded, the replaceable
have and to come,
will ensure boredom
the used minds, thinkers
walk in grouped divinity,
of à la mode reality,
once was, now's hands atop forbidden
whispers, shout into the glares of the languages of those
who have been sloppily replaced.
yellow from orange,
while dawn expands
degrees mirroring the human head,
spinning, completing an
entire habitual synonym for