Wide open

I’ve cut through
My breastplate
Wide open

Trembling for what
Happens next

Cosmic rays
Bursted from our
Naked hearts
As you joined me

Shattering the veil
Between us
And the Other

Even the pine trees
Wept

At the opening
In the fabric
Of spacetime

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The Gift

I brought you a plate of

Interstellar space

Pregnant and teeming 

With possibilities

The harder I try to
Circle it with words

The harder my gift
Appears to be seen

Look

I’ll just stand here 

Empty handed

And wait for the reality
To crack

Where it wants

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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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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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