Monthly Archives: December 2011

BLACK DIAMONDS

BLACK DIAMONDS He dressed in blackened soot whose eyes shone upon his bare and yellowed teeth He worn and torn, whose royal, calloused hand, held no change or caution in its flush Battened, trained and tested he doubtless and replete … Continue reading

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FREEDOM’s SON

Freedom’s Son The dumber dark sod of a creamier winter than I remember ~ Of the naked trail of me and my girl looking down on the moving town We were restless and nieve or dancing stock full of Blake’s … Continue reading

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UNTITLED

UNTITLED Gonna’ hang my head in sorrow Gonna’ hang my head in shame I got the trouble and I got the blame For the freedom I borrowed Is now to me a torture and a pain She came up on … Continue reading

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THE RAILWAY MAN (or I DREAMED UP AMERICA)

I is a lover not a fighter and I work on trains my calloused hands happy next to softened skin Not fingering the trigger, not sighting the kill nor riding the bronco, nor the soldiers greed ¥ I’se got two hours … Continue reading

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