From cage | stage Volume I – death by design (download for free by clicking here).
1 A STORY OF US
big bang, billions years?
life through extraordinary forms.
mass extinction tears.
2 FOR MOTHER AND FATHER, I SUPPOSE
you and me
many countless billions of times
can’t remember the day of my first breath
or the state of the weather then
but it’s stormy outside
in a good way
only for some.
never for the bottom billion
leper-crawling in a slum.
you bleed blue lifeblood, Mother
carving mountains and valleys underfoot.
my daughter knows
yellow and blue bring green.
that planting flowers
while recycling plastic
could bear fruit.
my daughter for president
of our Mother and Father, I suppose.
3 SONG FOR A FUTURE
ecology and eco-stories
the only way to sustain
and transcend our
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