A retrospective of Brent Pruitt's photography taken during the 1996 NAMES Project AIDS Memorial Quilt display in Washington DC.
a skin like leathernestling simple grey mattera tender raw meat chopsticks gently holdand lift to lips to consumemy heart, mind and soul chewing this morselslowly dreams solidifynourishment fills meContinue Reading Falling In Love Over Sushi
I tear up as I see the cherry trees in full pink and white blossom. Not out of any sentimentality, mind you. Allergy season arrives coating cars in yellowContinue Reading My Allergy Season Remedy — a Hazmat Suit and a Flamethrower
Seems the Boy Scouts may earn their ‘Mild-Tolerance’ merit badge in the coming weeks, as they are hinting to allow openly gay troop members. This allowance will come withContinue Reading BS of America Earns the Mild-Tolerance Merit Badge
He laughed at me —about how the smells could floatand lodge in my nostrilshot as acid I sent him awaybut the smells still lingerthis bittersweet perfume The less IContinue Reading Anorexic Tendency
somewhat seeking solitudei find respite in your voice somewhat sullen subtletiesbring me to your arms quiet questions comfort meand leave me to remark how is it you found meContinue Reading Candlelight [Vigil]
christmas eve againand I cannot sleepanxious with morethan visions of sugar plumseach of those yearseach of those visitations to my houseyou crept to my roomto check if I wereContinue Reading Dear Santa [Christmas In July]
I feel the lid slide in the matching grooves to tighten on the jar I cannot move unless you shake me in my glass container I cannot breathe unlessContinue Reading Isolation