When the Heart Breaks

words and actions words and witnessing emotional surface tension ripples buckles, shatters mouthed “O” forms reshapes a quivering  dour smile thrusting daggered breath hoarse, rasping stutter jabbering nonsense then a low growling howl manifesting a singular translucent pearl careening down lines crevasses creases then a trickle stream a river shoulders … Continue Reading When the Heart Breaks


simmers in the belly acidic, fiery, cradled fury in wait for, a splintered door any portal liberating rage all needed, inspiration a target, person, place, thing till brutal exhaustion flushes the reservoir calm again, again © 2012 by DC Lessoway

Battle On

alone, in your head one must battle hard sort through good, bad must bring to the forefront wise, right and kind expelling foolish, corrupt, cruel not just for a better person be but to bring beauty to the world to scour away the brutal hate so, with clean, clear conscience in peace … Continue Reading Battle On

Time and Place

the stone wobbles on, milling smooth our narrative excessive chaff, semblance of imagery, senses, fall away a remainder, a random accessed cavalcade of ethereal strings we schlep behind us, some wisps, some cruel chains copious are those kind, light, without fail to endow a smile a warm sweater, enveloping comfortable … Continue Reading Time and Place