this night from above

It’s a tremendous joy to get this album out finally.  It’s been a large labor as I’ve tried to get it to a more polished place than any of my previous releases.  I’ve wanted to find a unique way to promote this album.  I’ve always struggled with self-centered...

everything is a container

everything is a containerthis envelope for this paperthis paper for these sentencesthese sentences for these wordsand I can’t say what words containbut I know how they expand and contract as we stare at themhow the meanings shift day to day think of the world inside...

I’m discovering this world has rules

I’m discovering this new world has rules despite the initial appearance otherwise What was first a mess of splotched colors my mind has begun to parse into objects The same action produces the same effect the same stimulus, the same response the new strange sun rises...

because time churns and eddies

Because time churns and eddies returns to the day nothing disappears just changes and stays there is a direction and there is a delay and everyone responds to it in their way I’m lying on my back like I used to do my headphones all-covering the world a vacuum am I...

the crows whisper to each other

(Written during a ill-concieved but memorable hike from the Golden Gate bridge through the Marin Headlands trying to reach highway one) The crows whisper to each other two holes in the day they look over their shoulders at me and my mate it’s been two weeks since...

come join, I’m going to Oblivion

Come join I’m going to Oblivion There are many paths to take but there only is one end We can travel by night where the eyelids meet drift ever deeper into a dreamless sleep The hours extend forever they drag us in their wake my body’s raw and tender from the doings...