A meditation on the art of a performance (A poem)

I wrote this earlier this evening while watching the documentary Marina Abramović: The Artist Is Present… I am merely here a presence that may or may not go unnoticed Sounds may or may not go unspoken The metronome ticks in an empty room with bare walls Sounds echo back and forth killing time A network of roads connects [...]

Dimly lit room (a poem)

The March 11th prompt in The Daily Poet, by Kelli Russell Agodon and Martha Silano, is to write a poem about a déjà-vu experience. In this case, the moment reminded me of part of a dream I had one night a while back. I stood in a dimly lit room surrounded by strangers but connected to none [...]

National Poetry Writing Month: Day #10 (April 10, 2013)

Not particularly comfortable with today's prompt—probably not a good idea at this particular time. I did take it as a starting point, though… No, I don't think I'd want to go back now We had our moment The difference between then and now continues to grow The line between them is but a moment Time [...]