Writing and thinking from Nepean, Ontario

Sunday, September 18, 2005

not only does
place, in the
our tragic
pique indigenous
of adoption
fictional identityparadigm

Friday, September 09, 2005

petulantly why others could do it
until now had been
doesn't rival two-parenting triplets
a pipsqueak tart
that the baby have
hugs provide a gestural
with the new family member
a half-dozen or so
seven and a half-fours
well as a name that recurs
in the
page booklet translated
also previously well
she has another
of dinner in the
from the modest heights
next generation is already
three times a week
despite masses
while restructuring to
to thank the
at least traditionally
to write poetry
that enabled the
pepetual orphaning
to let go of even

Friday, September 02, 2005

for a few days
but no past - just what passes
well-fertilized petunias
intolerably represents
without needing to say so
into necessary flesh
your green ocean
like a less than graceful
the literary world
and trails mud through the house
unrealistic plots
failed herself
she too buried
and the plaque on the grave
occasionally reveal
been her willingness
virtually angelic young girl
some fifteen years previous
are dangerous