slight successive modifications
you put on the blood
a magnified period of grief kneeling in the Confessional
fly with his back legs rubbing together, praying
he sees a million of you
I think everyone knows that famous still
from Battleship Potemkin--
my little friends
philosophy and remoras
the only fish that has a sucking disk on top of its head
did you just hear a baby?
A priest shouldn't have a tattoo of Darth Vader
ooooooooooooooooo(or call a parishioner a Yoga Nazi)
there was sun shining all over the bed that beautiful morning
little silver penguins holding trays
may I suggest you seek the advice of a mental health professional
I put out some wine
microphones packed away neatly in a box
in the basement labeled
Shells of the Florida panhandle
A smattering of language here, including the
title, comes from Darwin's The Origin of Species.
Line ten comes from The Audubon Society
Field Guide to North American Fishes, Whales & Dolphins.