Monthly Archives: January 2013

A Hard Love

I wish to walk with you in little steps, bare movements, yet still driven, inflamed by will and want to brave fading ease and the tiny, limitless windows of our eyes. I cannot imagine what will come and how it … Continue reading

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Welcome to Unreality

Before you sits the Unreality Box. It is not a Box of Lies, nor is it a Box of Appearances. What it presents to you very much exists, is very much within your grasp, but is not reality. For so … Continue reading

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True Love

Continuing our look at love in popular culture, there is a near ubiquitous phrase with interesting – and often unforseen – connotations: “True love.” It is a phrase we tend to not even think about, but simple use (perhaps followed … Continue reading

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The Blood of Ages

We’ve marked our day like ancient days when spilt upon the sandy floor the breath and blood in fiery haze that stirs the course yet all the more, the sick’ning pock of death-tinged act and play does waken all too … Continue reading

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Love Over All

We have the idea, particularly in America, that Romantic Love trumps everything, that when you fall in love all else becomes subservient to this single great power. This is perhaps unique in the history of the world; even in other … Continue reading

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Hardwood Dancing

Snow lay unmoving, dancing in the early sun, crystal on cotton, sharp, soft, golden haze, blue sky, firmly weighted down ‘neath frigid air. Over all I glanced and felt but air and saw nothing, no twinkling nor the rush of … Continue reading

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Desideratum

I see you, and desire to love But should I try all fails Or at the least falls so far short That it is a pail imitation Of what I know, what love Should be, why my heart should Do. … Continue reading

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