Ziggomatic Keys ( * & Synaptic Syntactic and Really Fantastic & * )

Huntsville poet and novelist Ian McLeod says of the first draft: “They’re both good, but the Jabberwocky section in the Ziggomatic Keys book was some fantastic verse–you touched on (or perhaps impaled and nuked from orbit?) a number of important subjects and problems without coming off as too didactic, which is not an easy thing […]


The music of the mice was always going to put you a little off kilter But each day the storm passed, and with each passing of the storm, the giant red spot went further off The music of the mice was of the eerieness of the sunlight on the day before you meet your doom […]

The Broad Avenues of the Bright Dawn

Snapping through the lists Deleting everything Running out of ideas Locking down all avenues of creation Triggering the answers When all things are known, There is nothing left to say Cutting off all privacy Derision heaping on the creationists Bring all your petty works Eliminate the creation sum cogitatum Slide the locks not onto the […]

Elephantine Symbiosis

Clutter of human relations into the walled corridors of the underground city Violent animosities and dysfunctional relations under the waters Winging through the oily shroud of the fog into the depths See the edge of the glowing star before the light is snuffed Diving down into the vortexes’ center Wild rats scurry from the portal […]


The transient feelings of induced adoration Fade slightly Losing my bearing needing to be there There with them Fixing the bearing in one person Construction and hot pants and shear shirt Mind blowing display Cool girl Sigh* One more time through a doomed(?) crush Unresolvable ring Uncertain whether any was designed