xenomorphine

scout’s honor

“scout’s honor”from “Xenomorphine, The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book2” Raise two fingers for honesty and integrity. Recite the words that morally ground. Live for reverence, abide the God. For truth, it is respected; in faith, it is protected. As long as we obey. The law. The code. Their law. Their code. By…

the topography of happiness

“the topography of happiness”from “Xenomorphine, The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book2” I often wonder if Sisyphus stopped to enjoy the view from the top of the mountain. After an eternity of pushing the boulder uphill, he would make it to the top, a wiry and weary prisoner to someone else’s wrath, see…

the wisdom of we

born to capture these rapturous reflections.burn them into the eyes of others. we are the cameras of the damned,the Polaroids of the dispossessed. our truth is travesty;our history disastrous casting. we walk among them, but never feel.represent their lies, with a brush surreal. we are a race, not aharmoniously moving herd. we flock. we…

blightspeed

from “blightspeed”from “Xenomorphine, The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book2” These days, we train with sand sprints, forcing us to push harder even though we have half the momentum. Ever faster, winded, weathered, and wasted by the race we call human. Beneath the flesh, our organic mechanics are the same, varied by chaotic…

to the ruin of us

from “to the ruin of us”step four: orientationfrom “Xenomorphine, The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book2” “Let go, or be dragged,” the wise Roman knows. And even now, stripped bare of flesh and fantasy, I cling still. To a memory, a whisper of the future that once had me spellbound. Love is an…

junkie shakes

from “junkie shakes”step six: six martyr placefrom “Xenomorphine, The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book2” addicted, to what is curing me, to what is killing me the seeds were planted too deep in these genes to be uprooted by common human means ditry rigs and unsanitary things the hunger screams in vicious and…