Posts Tagged ‘poetry’

A girl: my future wife

11/28/2008  |  32 Comments

She never leaves my side at parties. People come up to talk to me or her or both of us and she has impeccable control over the conversation, a complex harmony of our varied voices with a beautiful baseline that she keeps with her heartbeat. She knows when and how to release us from a topic or person. She does most of the talking. I listen. I like it that way.She leans in to give me a peck on the cheek near my ear and whispers, "I'm watching the clock. We're leaving in thirty minutes so you can take me home and fuck me."more

October’s Queer Activism

10/11/2008  |  13 Comments

On October 6th, 1998, Matthew Shepard was tied to a fence in Laramie, Wyoming, beaten, and left for dead -... more

Protected: blackberry

09/08/2008  |  Enter your password to view comments.

I can simultaneously like you and not call you. I do want you to know how excited I am to... more

what’s in yours?

08/19/2008  |  17 Comments

What's in your box of darkness?[ Leave a comment, or write it up on your own blog & leave... more

box of darkness

08/18/2008  |  2 Comments

The Uses of Sorrow (In my sleep I dreamed this poem)Someone I loved once gave me a box full of darkness.It took... more

Protected: the solace of solitude

08/01/2008  |  Enter your password to view comments.

solace \SOL-is\ noun: 1. Comfort in time of grief; alleviation of grief or anxiety. 2. That which relieves in distress;... more

if I could speak

07/28/2008  |  29 Comments

If I could speak with my own voice _______________________ [ Since y'all seemed to like that last one, here's another writing... more

Protected: “I’ve seen you do that.”

04/02/2008  |  Enter your password to view comments.

datedyke:a few things in response.1. if I'm reading your email accurately, what you said is that you are inviting me... more

ask and you shall receive

01/26/2008  |  10 Comments

Thanks for all the comments & requests on the whispers, after poem - I'm glad to provide the audio of... more

whispers, after

01/24/2008  |  14 Comments

I recorded audio for this piece, download the mp3 if you'd like to hear me read it."I really like the... more