“ Ashes to Ashes “
by: Theresa Christian
Inspired by: “ Mine” and “Little Things”
by: Raymond Carver
The sky was grey over the small town a..
to John “Goon” Amaro
Missing you every day, I Promise to make you proud.
When Black and White meet
It is not a field of Gray
It is Clarity.
Speak with me.
Look at me.
Mushrooms fall in circles
In this bright and open field.
Come with me.
And within seconds, he was gone.
Her tears rushed down his chest.
A painful cry filled the room.
I grabbed on to my pillow, comforting myself.
with beautiful scent, a gift
the room clothed with life
The Waste Land II
Part I: The Resurrection of the Living
1978 is the year of joy, dancing
Sticks in a black abyss, bouncing
I Am Here
I have been shifting in and out of consciousness as cars shift gears,
accelerating on the minds freeways of perception glimpsing myself ..
are the most grotesque of all fruit.
They stare into me
as if I were looking down the gullet
of a squawking bird
with an open beak;
She brought me
into this world
for me, she
She was proud.