The Touch of Earth

I want to touch your face With eyes sealed Standing before the sea Knowing it by the fragrance Of tide pool silt Seagrasses and minnows . With fingertips and palms The texture of sand, Crystalline droplets, Solidified tears From stars and heat, And lightning fusing grains into glass Smooth, cool in the evening dew, Salt […]

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Dive Bells

hold me loosely, lover and play my dissonance i am refined substance to soothe your aching skin a slowly rising tendril from the fire’s singeing tip spool of silver ribbon the weaver’s eternal spin ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2020 In my universe, there is depth to everything. I chose to create, the song I sing. […]

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Acknowledgements

i spoke verse to him on the sand words meant for another man a scripted hand not yet met as fireworks split the cards i bet a rigged deck and a hidden plan and my truth lies buried behind a paper fan ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2020 Tell the truth. Photo: Mermaid’s Cave by Faye […]

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High Water Mark

slivers shaved graze the sole and my tide intimately knows your gaze the lighter’s wheel stroke and spark a single skin to feel your way in my dark ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2020 Art: Nearly Blue Hour

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6th Street Pier

my best decisions taste of you cotton candy melted taffy smooth ~ © M.G. Iannucci 2020 Art: Boardwalk

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