#NaPoWriMo 2019 Day 15

NaPoWriMo 2019. Or National Poetry Writing Month

Always More The sun sinks into the oceansending vivid indigos and ambersto erupt like fireworks over the sky.The water is a perfect mirror,no horizon visible. We grade it two point threeout of five- could do better. Reality isn’t real enough.Lost in somatic slumberswe crave the perfect waves,the right breeze over flawless skinbrighter colours, deeper...

NaPoWriMo 2019- Day 13

NaPoWriMo 2019. Or National Poetry Writing Month

Thirteen One time, he marched down six flightsthen, panting, demanded the manager, argued his way into a room change. Any othernumber would do, would keep him safe,but those digits were cursed. He wouldn’teven walk in. He never stepped on pavementcracks despite his mother turning to dust, burnt sage and rosemary to cleanse the spiritsfrom...

#NaPoWriMo 2019 Day 11

NaPoWriMo 2019. Or National Poetry Writing Month

Observations in the Dark Walking alone at night, gravity increases. You are dragged downwards towards the shivering planet. Your air becomes a compressing accordian. The sky is a finger tip stretch away. Halt and crane your neck upwards. See a section of infinity sprawled before you. Don’t you know this starlight has rushed as...

NaPoWriMo 2019 day 10

NaPoWriMo 2019. Or National Poetry Writing Month

Sequence Synthetic flowers bloom through concrete endless identical duplication.Algorithms ensure each cluster is neatand our coding is perfection. Nature is chaotic, impure and free,we discarded untidy mutations.Better to lie under precision-made treesthan risk a genetic connection. Despite our models, projections and allsometimes the weeds still take root....

#NaPoWriMo Day 5

NaPoWriMo 2019. Or National Poetry Writing Month

Dissonance Under a static sky, we speakin dial-up modem screeches.Number stations replace news.Books become junk code. Still, someclaim to see patterns in the flux. All the poems I wrote for last year’s NaPoWriMo are available as an ebook for free. You can download it here....