i see what i do not see; the iris is oiled black. it plays what they send of melody and sends the balance back. a piano made of glass; a photograph, a wearing thin. the hours turn and pass over a clock stripped bare by skin. here with me, hear with me. i will turn myself into a rose, before the frost hardens the soil, grinds the gaze into repose, unwinds the blood of blaze and boil. see with me, […]
I’ve just added a page to my website featuring early work, including some of my first self-portraits. The gallery can be viewed here.
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She sought the sum of all slaughter, blessed a drought bought with water the summer Her daughter was fed to the sun. now i am made of ash, i am bonfire and birch, i am cut from Her sword, and i am nearer to god than your church; and i am nearer to word than your tongue. -©Kalliope Amorphous
my tongue is fluent in the subtle shades between punctuate and puncture, tincture and truncate, in the clipped dialect of ghosts, pursuant to the argot of loa, -collapse or suffocate me, my speech is dust and as incorrupt as the bodies of saints rosary-wrapped and bound to the beaded word by rust hovering in the vowels of an open gate, my howl, filed to a sheen and pummeled into paint, exiled to gilt, to gold this splinter, i grow from […]