Monthly Archives: May 2015

Working Man

This must have been how it was to look down from a hillside orchard to see Reggio or Napoli shining below for the last time looking like acres of clean cardboard as he walked away with what he could carry … Continue reading

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Diana Laughed

by toritto The Huntress has seen everything shined on all who ever lived. Apollo too of course by day but since Diana rules the dark she knows full well what night conceals. She watches as we park the car to … Continue reading

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From a Tent in Italy

In the camp of dreams he s sitting on his balcony in Aleppo the lights of his city now dimmed the street blackened and empty the clatter of crockery indicating life goes on somewhere in the dark a distant rifle … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Station

I saw her on the platform sitting waiting for the train the same as I remembered little changed from Soho days We spent our days in Soho loving through the afternoons but we wanted very different lives too great a … Continue reading

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Dying Sol

Slaughter the rhino so a foolish old man can enhance his virility; the cocktail of millionaires Oh no child there aren’t any more of those; now you can see them only on History been none of those since the 21st … Continue reading

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Niches and Stones

Niches and stones names and dates marking unknowns to passers by Wait long enough and no one living remembers your name or brings you flowers No one has brought flowers since the nineteen sixties erased from living memory just a … Continue reading

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The Socialist Collective Has Come!!

Pretty sad demonstration.  Notice the line of cops at the left. Yes! “Socialist collectivization” has come! Only one problem – it’s collected at the top. Many socialists have always believed that capitalism would eventually lead to top down collectivization. It … Continue reading

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