Poem: Misnomers

Why do they call bad men dogs or pigs? Dogs and pigs are lovely, loyal, intelligent. Why do they say honorable behavior is noble or classy? Nobles were sadists, slavers and rapists and their descendants still are Why do they call evil men dicks? Dicks are hilariously sublime. Why call non-aggressive guys pussies? Pussies are…

Poem: Tiny Angels

(for JJ my angel) Raised from a star Ascended from afar a tiny angel grew from a wish. He swam like a guppy a somersaulting puppy like laughter inside me. He lived in my belly womb in soft water globe glow floating in microscopic white light embryonic micro-macro-cosmic reflected infinite love in miniature swirled in…

Poem: Guinevere (haiku in variations)

1) You were property Birthed female, sold in marriage Female means no choice. 2) Your brothers became Famous, brave, heroes of might Rich chivalrous knights 3) While you embroidered Quietly their coat of arms Prayed for their safety. 4) Poor beautiful you Married into slavery They said be grateful 5) Where else could you go?…

Poem: In Lak Ech, Ala Kin (I am another yourself)

Give the world yourself by actually showing up. Show your daring. Share your life evolved stories of live burial survival. The fear that hate has taught you can still be reversed. Claim the healing that’s waiting for you always when you’re ready to stop giving up. Hiding your light in denial is an insult to…

Poem: Aquarium Funeral (haiku)

Toilet water flush Swirled into oblivion funeral cyclone. The female beta tank has failed. All the peaceful ones were attacked until they died of their wounds. Stripes’s entire fin was ripped off. It made me lose heart. She had survived by outwitting the agressive ones by grabbing her food and diving to her hiding spaces….

Poem: Relying on god to solve your problems is choosing victimhood

Why do religions preach helplessness as a virtue? Don’t wait for god to save you You’ve been entrusted with so many gifts What’re you hiding them for? Who taught you to lie down and stay down? Who trained you to fear inner power? They did the pretend experts Who convinced you of unworthiness The lie…

Poem: Apologetic Make Up

I’m guilty of it Stuck in it’s trap Telling me I’m not good enough Saying I need to improve Use this and that and don’t forget to do squats. Cellulite and wrinkle fear Shame at muffin top wobbles Run in a silver trash bag to melt off the blubber Line my eyes my lips my…

Poem: Angels of Rebirth

In the beginning was light curved into a circle with white bright rainbows glistening mandalas. Even the shadows silver gleam with pearled moonbeams. There’s finally nothing to fear in the Here After. Death isn’t ominous once you’re dead. Nothing is scarier than the strife of earth school. They said you’re brave to want to go…