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Posted by : cj on Friday, December 03, 2004 - 03:47 PM
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RESULKA'S SONG TO THE MOON (version #2)


And, the burn of your voice is
the steel moon -
the vigilant lighthouse
that plows the fisherman's tears

And, the surrender of your lips is
the broken warrior -
the holy cry
that twists Dvorak's blood

You squeeze the ocean
that melts the sword

And, the fearlessness of your tongue is
the Shaman's whisper -
the lucky cotton field
that lifts heavy eyes

And, the cast of your heart is
the gold stained glass -
the divine light/
that stitches lonely wounds

You bend the mountains
that sow Bonsai gardens

And, the thunder of your soul is
the Ghost Girl's flight -
Resulka's resurrection...

pinching the violins
sculpting la Luna

pinching the violins
sculpting la Luna



ROSEBUD

Rosebud is cradled -
in witching
French rococo lace

She struts and swivels -
left right left
puff kiss puff
kiss coo kiss

Rosebud trills triplets
when she paints us
spooned
in a Venetian afterglow

She primps and puckers -
right left right
coo press coo
press twist press

Rosebud gathers dew
when love
is stalking
She whisks fantasy's broth

She flowers and pirouettes -
left right left
twist yes twist
yes glorifies yes

Rosebud spreads her
crimson lips
like a tangerine sunup
drinking a turquoise sea

She coils and thunders
right left right
angels freeing angels
freeing Zeus free



SLOW BUBBLING STEW

This breaking the sound barrier
eats the dog
that ate a three legged dog -
"the red eye"
sonic boom bellyache

The prodigy poet -
Morrison -
two years dreamt
six to build
ten to explode

Faster faster -
so blithering fast
The world -
she's broken her wrist

Instant pudding -
instant credit -
a nanosecond typhoon
The toxic grip
of old Skokie lagoon

Double espresso helloes -
Mona popping Ritalin
like an Express Line
"quicky" pick-up line

Faster faster -
so bloody fast
The world
she's bloodied her nose

Stream lining -
main lining -
Mile's burning the gears
of White Ferrarri fame

Power brokers
power munching
Two-minute oatmeal
life's goo
shot from a tube

Faster faster -
ungodly-
SO UNGODLY FAST
The world
she butchered her soul

Slow fingers
slow lips
slow bubbling stew -
simmer
simmer
Make love slow



 
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