Matted leaves

This morning I made my bed.  I tucked in the corners, presuming to smooth out the rumpled chaos. Out and about, seeing I had clearly made a mess of everything, I thought of my well-made bed. In this deranged, nuclear warhead world, I still make my bed! And I bet you do, too. We manufacture order to […]

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Feral Jesus tells a parable of hypocrisy

Feral Jesus walked into an internet café where millenials and college students were superimposing the French flag over their social media profiles.  He told them a parable. Once, a brutal, well-established gang from across the sea bombed the hell out of the people of Iraq and Syria.  “Make way for the death machine of liberal […]

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I carry folded spectacles in a suitcase

Blind to blindness. Cosmic cave crickets, Content in a universe glowing with supernovas. Then along came some cod fish or what not, with eyes to see. Light sensors. Doubt inducers. A new species of squinting mystics.   I carry folded spectacles in a suitcase. Tramping toward unseen darkness, Pre-Cambrian blindness, Darkness before doubt. Drawn to […]

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