Illusional (a poem)

Inspired by a photograph by @helenina on ello. Grains on the paper pixels on the screen silver and grey black to white and everywhere in between to paint those eyes looking out at me everything in just the right place but for that one stray hair on the right side of your face Illusions fixed [...]

Me, right now

Inspired by Brian Eno’s A Year with Swollen Appendices (with no pretensions of being either as good or as clever)… I am: middle-aged white (Finnish/Irish/other European bits/American) American male heterosexual divorced under-employed introverted often shy creative thoughtful generous selfish uncertain hesitant intuitive stubborn quirky anxious calm always secretly in love with somebody contrary solitary intelligent naïve trusting [...]