Posts tagged ‘hallucinations’

July 17, 2018

Highland Hallucinations

by Nick Anthony

Lanky four-legged beasts,
Macabre silhouettes in the morning light,
Cast shadows into the icy valley below,
Prolonging the slumber, if only for a second,
Of the yet-snoozing in their colorful caves.

The creatures slowly creep skyward,
Laboriously climbing to the rocky ridge,
Taking long strides with gaunt forelegs
No thicker than sticks and just as straight.
It seems the giraffe of Broadway gave up the spotlight
To graze the vertical savanna of Japan’s mountains.
Packing our gear, we head out on safari.

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October 31, 2016

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by dokurtybitz

Beak faced demon,
And the rabbit from hell,
Metallic skull face,
All leering up at me
Pawing at the veil of
Reality,

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September 15, 2016

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by dokurtybitz

Reality bends to the left
As the edges swim away,
Getting lost in the desert
Rhythmic ringing
White noise
Underlying all,

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July 14, 2014

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by dokurtybitz

They stare at me
From the slowly
Dampening pavement,
Cartoonish glimpses
Into the people

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October 23, 2013

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by dokurtybitz

Bogeymen
And mythical creatures
Watch me,
From forest, stone and fields,
The naked bones
Stand sentinel,
As they slowly rot away,
Matching folly
With impotent malice