SEARCH    

Archive for April, 2010

Miss Monnaux

Posted on Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

A little ragtime ditty I wrote when I bought this here piano you’re listening to in the vid.

Bright as the Sun, Take Two

Posted on Monday, April 26th, 2010

The sugar from the cotton candy had formed a thin film on his teeth. He ran his tongue over them, stopping at the recently loosed incisor to wiggle it – not quite ready.

Now See Here! – Chapter Three – Our Hero the Traveler…

Posted on Tuesday, April 20th, 2010

…thinks to himself, “Slow down.”

Bright as the Sun

Posted on Monday, April 19th, 2010

Quickly and gracefully, I descended the steps and took my place at my new husband’s side. From here on I would be his support. I would keep him standing in place of the leg lost in the war.

Cartography #40 – Kitchen Poem

Posted on Monday, April 19th, 2010

Dead summer Indiana nights spent sipping tea
in any girl’s apartment after listening to highway hum

Holler in the Alley

Posted on Wednesday, April 14th, 2010

From rough video to full treatment, I give you the ‘final’ version of “Holler in the Alley”.

Now See Here! – Chapter Two – Our Hero the Traveler…

Posted on Tuesday, April 13th, 2010

…gets down in it, goes right up the middle, in between and through it walking a straight line all the way.

A Promise Kept

Posted on Monday, April 12th, 2010

Stealing into town, he heard the music blocks before he saw the gathered crowd, a vivacious throng waiting for the doors to swing open. There she was, on the edge. A smoke in her hand and red ribbon twisted in her hair. Just like last time.

Cartography #39 – Anemophily

Posted on Friday, April 9th, 2010

In the wind today, the trees tossed their heads in pure abandon,
shaking their sex all over the cars in my neighborhood.

The Fastback

Posted on Wednesday, April 7th, 2010

’67. 289 cubic inch V8. 3 speed. 17 years old, driving from FL to MS on US 90. This is your raison d’être.

Now See Here! – Chapter One – Our Hero the Traveler…

Posted on Tuesday, April 6th, 2010

…can’t say for sure where it is he’s supposed to be going. He’s in no hurry to get there though, and he’s not too worried about it.

Fuel to the Fire

Posted on Monday, April 5th, 2010

The people are like plaster and brick towers, rising toward the blistering heat of the sun, as he, the dark, cool water, twists unnoticed below them.

Cartography #38 – Palimpsest for Ethan

Posted on Monday, April 5th, 2010

There in the driveway,
where Ethan Reid etched
his muddy name in wet cement

Napkin Scratches – Grumpy Grey Pat

Posted on Thursday, April 1st, 2010

A monochrome man in the pantone color swatch of life.

Search

Recent Posts

Archives

Categories

The Great and Secret Thing is built on a Wordpress theme originally designed by Peter From.