Poetry

Posts Tagged ‘Jay Coral’

(mis)consequences of lying on the tune of a Bach sonata

In Poetry on September 27, 2012 at 4:54 pm

silence is irreverence

sacred music is dead
i’ve been trying to tell them
and i’ve been trying to convince myself

my bosses know i’m lying and
pretending confidences Read the rest of this entry »

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A Rain for Anne

In Poetry on September 27, 2012 at 4:53 pm

yesterday you slept the cold out because of the grease in
the pan the wrinkle that the combing water could not wash

you want to touch the word
that describes you
the wallpaper to wrap the stigma
of not-being-you Read the rest of this entry »