atomic love

your effect on me i don’t recognise myself gravity died when you rejigged my molecules i breathe in your atmosphere.

atomic love

your effect on me i don’t recognise myself gravity died when you rejigged my molecules i breathe in your atmosphere.

the local

You had not spoken to anyone in weeks. Nothing of any consequence beyond the polite thank you, keep the change, I’d like a cappuccino please. These interactions were your only connection to the world, the only proof you still existed,

the local

You had not spoken to anyone in weeks. Nothing of any consequence beyond the polite thank you, keep the change, I’d like a cappuccino please. These interactions were your only connection to the world, the only proof you still existed,

a monstrous organ

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
When you opened your eyes, a vein in your left temple had grown an organ, a heart. It beat rhythmically, and you wondered how long before it consumed you and whether, as it did, it…

a monstrous organ

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
When you opened your eyes, a vein in your left temple had grown an organ, a heart. It beat rhythmically, and you wondered how long before it consumed you and whether, as it did, it…

mum said there were no monsters

but they came out from under fitted sheets,
unhooked themselves from steel
hangers,
the ironing board that slipped out of a little cupboard,
mouthed
lyrics to Michael Jackson
when he was black

mum said there were no monsters

but they came out from under fitted sheets,
unhooked themselves from steel
hangers,
the ironing board that slipped out of a little cupboard,
mouthed
lyrics to Michael Jackson
when he was black

six word story no. 33

until gravity pulls me back together.

six word story no. 33

until gravity pulls me back together.

elastic phantasm

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
collage by Deger Bakir Kate and I were the only ones on the beach. The rains were over but the sky was still gray and people were afraid to come out. Even the seagulls stayed…

elastic phantasm

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
collage by Deger Bakir Kate and I were the only ones on the beach. The rains were over but the sky was still gray and people were afraid to come out. Even the seagulls stayed…

this ends badly

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
art by monika kozak I met her at a party, it was someone’s birthday, someone introduced us and I fell in love with her thick eyelashes and the dark shadows under her eyes. ‘I don’t…

this ends badly

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
art by monika kozak I met her at a party, it was someone’s birthday, someone introduced us and I fell in love with her thick eyelashes and the dark shadows under her eyes. ‘I don’t…

something about merry

1. Alexander spelt her name Merry but he pronounced it right, so his mother didn’t bother correcting him. Besides it suited her, thought Sophie– Mary was a cheerful little soul. 2. Mary cleaned their house, took care of Alexander, now

something about merry

1. Alexander spelt her name Merry but he pronounced it right, so his mother didn’t bother correcting him. Besides it suited her, thought Sophie– Mary was a cheerful little soul. 2. Mary cleaned their house, took care of Alexander, now

medusozoa

i watch the jellyfish drift in the sky like dandelion seed pods.

medusozoa

i watch the jellyfish drift in the sky like dandelion seed pods.

parasitic 

writing is the teeth that gnaw on my bones.

parasitic 

writing is the teeth that gnaw on my bones.

perdu

he can’t make out the words
they are gutted
bullet-ridden
a fishbone buried in your throat

perdu

he can’t make out the words
they are gutted
bullet-ridden
a fishbone buried in your throat

six word story no. 32

rains soften our stiff, angry limbs.

six word story no. 32

rains soften our stiff, angry limbs.

nina’s not a virgin

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
art by emma vakarelova They made love with the air conditioning turned off even when it hit 40 degrees celsius, the warmest summer on record. The smell of their sex hung in the air with…

nina’s not a virgin

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
art by emma vakarelova They made love with the air conditioning turned off even when it hit 40 degrees celsius, the warmest summer on record. The smell of their sex hung in the air with…

correspondence 12.05.16

Dear G–

My toenails are chipped. They used to be black but it’s been a month since I stepped outside. I turned 43 today and you can’t turn 43 with chipped nails…

correspondence 12.05.16

Dear G–

My toenails are chipped. They used to be black but it’s been a month since I stepped outside. I turned 43 today and you can’t turn 43 with chipped nails…

notes of a voyeur

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
art by poo reun i have fallen into the habit of waiting for her in the mornings. i like to watch her struggle with the cafe’s heavy glass doors, yellow bike helmet in one hand,…

notes of a voyeur

Originally posted on hijacked amygdala:
art by poo reun i have fallen into the habit of waiting for her in the mornings. i like to watch her struggle with the cafe’s heavy glass doors, yellow bike helmet in one hand,…

Correspondence: 22.04.16

Originally posted on Anyone's Ghost:
from: Gordon Flanders to: Babe date: Friday, April 22, 2016 at 1:04 PM subject: rot and recreation My sister-in-law may be behind me as I type, is behind me, but may get closer and…

Correspondence: 22.04.16

Originally posted on Anyone's Ghost:
from: Gordon Flanders to: Babe date: Friday, April 22, 2016 at 1:04 PM subject: rot and recreation My sister-in-law may be behind me as I type, is behind me, but may get closer and…