Special Section: Obsession
(Sung to "I've Got You Under My Skin")
Bones Dig This Dream
O Grave Undertaker
root of this dream
Babe, You Are Always on My Mind
handing off electrical potentials
like rescue workers passing bags of rice
the Starling, News
'The starling curses all who long for sleep'?—
And now 200 million of them darken our skies.
Notes for a Notebook Full of Questions, Good
I had one good idea in my life, and it turned out to be
a bad idea.
She's seen that
look before, coming
From older men...
What Happened That Night
I slipped it off, like a nylon shadow,
my pale skin liberated, illuminated
in the moonlight...
you came like oil fire,
melted the auburn of a vanished kiss
OBSESSED FILM REVIEW
fastest smack-down and most striking example of the
Movie-Review-Turned-Confessional-Poem we've ever found.
Special Section: Fascination
(Sung to "That Old Black
Lindsay and the Whales of California
that boomlay-boom of surf and gold-
flecked skin the error of lost love?
needles and pins,
like animals, tables, pots,
were listed in wills
D. H. Lawrence
let me guide myself with the blue, forked torch of this flower
down the darker and darker stairs...
He is unaware of the workshirt she sees
Come up from the grave
To fit itself to his shoulders
Pamela Burgess Five
Suppose each month someone, from somewhere out there, sent you a
mysterious image and a reminder that this was the night of the full
moon. Would you be fascinated?
Full Pink Moon
Full Snow Moon
The Art Lovers
too, but especially