Archive for February, 2014

Prisoner 12973 Valentine

Friday, February 14th, 2014

Listless comes morning light…..Oh God! To stare thee entire night A prison poet I be, weeping weeping to be free, Water a tad of brown…..Drink it, hold it, swallow it down, the bunk is narrow, pillow so flat…..Then her, remember her….. can my gut get me through Listless, oh the worst of life, listless the […]

Of Words and Walls

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

…No one knows what goes on in the body, under the skin when sentenced to die within walls. I know. I was sentenced twice, twice to come home in a body bag. They, the government, even had a mind-doctor, there, in the Court Room. His job, to observe my look, movement, see if I would […]

Welcome to the Sea Pt II

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014

“Yes, yes come forth and bury me in your sweet salt. I lie here, even when I die. I shall lie here as in a watery grave and not float,” and he spoke and he laughed. “Come, come, I welcome the sea.” The water was covering his face. He still spoke in a gurgling voice. […]