You roll your feet Imagine roots Dug down deep Searching heat at the core It would warm you from the Inside out A perpetual fire Stretch fingers to the sky Soak in rain Call sunshine down to hungry hands To meet fire with fire Co-mingle and spread Become a divinity You think it must be […]Read more "Poetic Interlude… Synergy"
Within seconds my hair Drapes down flat, stuck to shirt Shirt stuck to skin Sucked to skin To goosebumps and cringing flesh Jeans dyed deeper grey Clammy I wear these for magic My ugly second skin Shoes soak, toes swim Amphibious extremities But I’m running most unfroglike Splashing crowns in my wake Kings and Queens Elementals All howling […]Read more "Poetic Interlude… Ten Minutes Under A Rainstorm"
Now, I know Bukowski is dead, so I have no idea why a great deal of this vlog speaks of him in the present tense. I did have a bit in there about not speaking ill of the dead, but I’m not really speaking ill just pointing out the obvious really, so I chopped it […]Read more "2015 Reading Challenge, Book 12: You Get So Alone… by Charles Bukowski"
I remember Everything still Night breath held like The endless dark Stars ceased their whisper And turn They held their memories close Until one blazed Rebellious Across the pause of night And broke itRead more "Poetic Interlude… Still"
Eyes and emptiness The clock sucks seconds Minutes Hours This week I lost down the sofa In a back pocket somewhere A month gone musty A year screwed up at the bottom of a bag Like a forgotten receipt Heart pumps liquid Lungs breathe air Wet Hot Jolts of panic like fireworks The rattle of […]Read more "Poetic Interlude… Eyes and Emptiness"
A plume of white smoke Trails the steam train of your laugh Cold tipped lips Dyed purple Ravishing The sky winks and snaps Bluest eye Cut by the white drift Of complacent cloud We are differently indifferent You to cold I to time And we ride the day side by side Conspirators © Ren Warom […]Read more "Poetic Interlude… Conspirators"
To celebrate the release this past Monday of the fabulous Tales of the Nun and Dragon by Fox Spirit Press (which I have a story in) I bring you the official press release and competition and then a little bit of fun about my story: Fox Spirit Books are delighted to announce that the long […]Read more "Tales of The Nun and Dragon: Casting Couch"