Tuesday, March 15, 2011

One Single Impression - passioante

Vincent Van Gogh’s severed ear
listens to the cry to arm
Holy Wars and unholy ones;
the warlock Charlie Sheen
with his winning tiger’s blood,
waking up in an unknown bed,
not waking up at all;
children without parents
doing their own thing, disconnect;
Freud’s ID lit up like a cigar
put out on a prisoner’s arm;
blowing up people for God
in the certainty of belief,
beyond all reason, come passion,
burning, all Hell’s broken loose
in the world of wanting, lust.




Write a poem on this week’s theme.







Merry Meet and Blessed Be



13 comments:

  1. oh snap! nessa this is wicked good...some fabulous word play...come passion....smiles...a cigar put out on the arm...tight!

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  2. A blurry line between passion and metal illness.

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  3. Nessa, I like your PASSION! You did a nice take on our word.
    Also your pi-ku's were clever. It was a neat idea leaving them with the OSI comments.
    Thanks too, for peeking in on mine.
    ..

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  4. I cannot add to what's already been said except to maybe say that you have made a tremendous statement of tantamount importance in your choice of words for this prose. Standing O.

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  5. That children's disconnect thing gets to me.

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  6. Good fun, glad to see you back.
    I, by the way, am the living embodiment of the blurry line between genius and mental illness. Though I likely exude more of the latter than the former.

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  7. "Blowing up people for God in the certainty of belief"....very powerful.

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  8. Your words explode all over the page causing emotions to riot. Well done.

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  9. Nice to see you back with a very "passionate" writing.;))
    xoxo

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  10. Very impressive words. I second the comments above me. WOW!

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  11. Whoa... heavy duty here!
    Mine's a lot different:
    http://www.kimnelsonwrites.com/2010/07/29/chocolate-erotic/

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