Sequences — (After Francis Bacon) by Michael McAloran

Sequences -- (After Francis Bacon)   2...meat unto collapse/ stead lapse/ the lung’s abort in headless barrage the head is/ traces the/ meat’s sarcophagus is the light surrounding/ the forms that bind the subject-object/being in this from onset’s claim/ the stripping down of/ in gradual of irreversible/ meat does not climb it cannot/ it/ blind [...]

Sequence: ‘Now’s Dark’ at Bone Orchard Poetry

#1   now’s dark is a clever adjustment of the iris to the notlight,   now’s dark is an anguish of silhouette hidden in tree’s whispering reed   now’s dark is a white chair beneath a tree moon-illumined and somehow wrongly set   there..  #2   now’s dark is a heap of mottled silver black [...]

‘Cup’ and ‘New Trees’ by C. Murray

Cup nest rests her cup (heart, feather) into wood winds capillary In air (above) sky is a heart caught red, its amber spilling nest stills her dust and moss breathe out  underground, wet roots stir the sleeping house up soften      the softening rain my veins answer tree . Cup is © C. Murray . New Trees, there [...]