12 Degrees & Skiving

what began as year-long challenge has become perpetual until further notice

The Orchid II / L’Orchidea II

because she lives beside a mirror she only needed to spring two heads they poke out their tongues at reflections perfumed breath underpins my studio overlaps oils each word I … Continue reading

March 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

The Orchid I / L’Orchidea I

a gift I thought I’d killed with neglect surprised me with a stem shot lightward bowed it studded it over several days with seven dragon heads topaz tongued pearl maned … Continue reading

March 12, 2015 · 4 Comments

NaPoWriMo • 13 April • The Clock / l’Orologio

my grandmother’s clock stopped at the moment you left, like it was your hour to take and always was going to be I chose not to see you in death … Continue reading

April 14, 2014 · Leave a comment

NaPoWriMo • 3 April • Growth / Lo Sviluppo

(Oggi, la poesia e stata in inglese prima e poi (più giù) in italiano) (Today’s poem is in English first, followed by the Italian version) the purity of this skygarden … Continue reading

April 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Double Dare: NaPoWriMo in English and Italiano

Has a whole year really run us by? We’ve almost arrived that time of the year again – National Poetry Writing Month. Nothing like NaPoWriMo to beat the dust out of … Continue reading

March 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

April 21

after three days binging on english firenze with friends assignments, poetry then pulling and paring grammar that doesn’t exist in italiano sculpting it into something palatable to plate up to … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · Leave a comment

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