Tell me

Tell me, what is it you’re called
Myself I’m not called at all
Myself I’m not called at all
I’m just picking marigolds

Tell me, what’s your real name
I have very many names
Booboo now and Choochoo then
I have very curious names

(…)

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Castles in clouds

Our castles
Are not even built on sand

They’re floating up in the clouds
Of interstellar dust

Please
Leave your magnificent chambers
And join me on the rooftop tonight

We’re gonna get hopelessly dizzy
Staring at billions of suns

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All is high

I took a sneak peek
Through unraveling fabric
Of spacetime

Found myself
On the backstage
Of a grand perennial play

Soap bubble universes
Snap in and out
Of existence

Planets dance
To the sound
Of temple bowls

All is high on
Clouds of incense smoke
And being alive

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Serendipity

What a coincidence
It must have been
The Cosmos

To send you here
Just when we needed you

I heard you say to me
With awe
And relief

Well

I just–

I just really hope
The Cosmos knows
What They’re doing

Cause I haven’t
The slightest idea

Myself

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Lucid dreams

How can I explain you
What happened that night

All my words can only
Cut reality in halves

Cars were much more carsome
Trees were much more treeish

Mandarin ducks walked around
Royal and fabulous

Stardust sprinkled off our fingertips

As we watched everything
Melt together

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Icarus

I only had
To feebly whisper
Let’s go

And you raised me straight away
Miles above the
Common ground

I dreamt of flying
Every night
Ever since I remember

Never occurred to me
All I need to do is
Just ask

(…)

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Bewilderment

Put aside
All the very wise notions of what is
And what should be

Let’s go where the
Cotton pink clouds
Wobble
In sheer excitement

Pull up the starry tablecloth
Stretched round our homely corner

There’s a vast meadow of wonder
Waiting for us to
Jump in

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