Genesis Then the Lord God made a woman from the rib he had taken out of the man and gave her to him.
Poetry: Love, T, English, Poetry & Romance, words: 179, 2/1/2014
73Death By Tap Shoes & Cigarettes » Poet Girl is obsessed with two things: poetry and Jazz Boy. When they run away to Kansas City in search of Bohemia and a way out of the Midwest, will they find it? Or will the boy who sold his soul to the devil for a pair of drum sticks get in their way?
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Poetry, chapters: 2, words: 3k+, favs: 31, follows: 11, updated: 1/18/2014 published: 12/11/2004
48Sorry About Dresden » Neely's fondest wish was to disappear. A stranger offers to grant that wish or any other one thing she might desire, but it's difficult to believe in his promise, even as the surrounding world breathes with magic. Will she become part of his twisted fairytale or is happiness too much even to wish for? (SKOW award winner: Most Creative Plot)
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Fantasy & Romance, chapters: 5, words: 12k+, favs: 21, follows: 32, updated: 1/13/2014 published: 3/18/2009
12The Ballad Of Tobias Hemingway When Tobias leaves random notes around town, Jane decides to track him down. With his love of mythology and her wanting anything but boredom, the pair develops a rather unconventional relationship based on that of Cupid and Psyche.
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance, words: 820, favs: 6, follows: 5, updated: 1/18/2010 published: 9/9/2004
8 Whiplash Therapy For The Undearly Heartstring whiplash in the breath before summer, I regret forgetting how your fingerprints felt against my skin.
Poetry: Love, K+, English, words: 243, favs: 19, follows: 3, 6/29/2009
3 TwentyFirst Century Icarus The day the sky ended, she took up her patent-leather larynx and told me how she longed for a recurrence of her youth and beauty — those days before ozone age spots and hot flashes we nicknamed global warming.
Poetry: Nature, T, English, Drama & Tragedy, words: 125, favs: 3, follows: 1, 4/21/2009
2 Disaster Theorem For The RibcageDomino Cricket-jawed on the bone-swing of yesterday, I counted the feet of the kindergarten chain gang as their toes swept the astroturf into a perpetual plastic clean.
Poetry: General, T, English, Drama, words: 382, favs: 1, 4/21/2009
353Blood On Our Sneakers » Jacklyn likes rebellion, world domination and sadomasochism. Triumphing in every type of combat —from thumb wrestling to social revolution— she's about to find herself involved in the first war she didn't start. Now what was the Latin word for Renegade?
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Humor & Drama, chapters: 7, words: 25k+, favs: 130, follows: 91, updated: 3/4/2009 published: 9/11/2004
3 Radio Romantic Balloon-pants Billy's had his eyes closed for 87 years and hasn't looked back since.
Poetry: Love, K+, English, Romance & Poetry, words: 150, 1/12/2009
1 Pentad Prayer For The Midwest Momentaries Lionizing you in the sea change of my thoughts, I imagine exchanging skin with you.
Poetry: General, K, English, Family, words: 415, 5/8/2008
5 Sunspot Grammar In The Outside House Sunspots martyred their bodies across my vision as I lay sprawled in the summer-thick braids of grass, my fingertips naming each strand Kelly."
Poetry: General, K, English, Poetry, words: 343, favs: 3, 4/3/2008
8 Laundry Days Dryer vents smell like sex-appeal and boys who knew me well enough to seduce me in the drum-drum-whoop of the laundry room.
Poetry: General, T, English, Romance & Poetry, words: 154, favs: 2, 3/1/2008
4 Sinnerman Says Sinnerman tells me I'm a Pain Grower. Says I offer liquid breasts of false sympathy to the Lonely One with the pale, pale face and radio stained feet whose musty mouth smells like it wants to be my martyr.
Poetry: General, T, English, Poetry, words: 260, favs: 3, 2/26/2008
3 The Heaviness Of Being Weightless We are the inflatable balloon people —breathe into me, I'll breathe into you— and my helium body wants to be a static-electric satellite around you.
Poetry: General, T, English, Poetry, words: 209, favs: 1, 2/22/2008
3 System For Creationism "Let's create a universe," we said as we stared at the pale skeleton of the space heater still-life wonderland picture show.
Poetry: General, T, English, Romance & Poetry, words: 492, favs: 1, 2/19/2008
3 Reckoning For A Childhood Revolutionary When we were children we licked skinned knees and held our hands above our heads as we ran like our palms had eyes and making a fist was just blinking.
Poetry: General, K+, English, Poetry, words: 280, favs: 2, 2/5/2008
6Mayhem In The Midwest He was hard as nails with an anatomically correct reproduction of the circulatory system built into the tip of his tongue.
Poetry: General, T, English, Drama & Poetry, words: 258, 2/5/2008
70Letters » It was in the middle of a carnival that Cohen fell in love with Paige. After Cohen takes off, without a reason or a goodbye, Paige writes him letters through which their history unfolds. But where did he go and why is Gypsy Sparrow giving her daisies?
Fiction: Romance, K+, English, Angst & Mystery, chapters: 15, words: 4k+, favs: 9, follows: 4, updated: 12/18/2007 published: 10/27/2004
3 What We Were I know you stole my Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Super Nintendo game.
Poetry: General, T, English, Poetry, words: 426, favs: 1, 11/24/2007
7 A History Of Why People Leave You watched me as if my face were a television I could use to charm you into anything, like the day I convinced you to be an electric elephant machine
Poetry: General, K+, English, Romance & Poetry, words: 472, favs: 5, follows: 1, 11/12/2007