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Ballad of the Ninja PenguinsOh, ninja penguins stand alone
Along the icy shore,
And dive into the frigid deep
To glide on ocean floor.
They dance and spin under the waves
(As ninjas ought to do),
They eat some fish and search for gold
To store in their canoe.
Now ninja penguins ought be warned,
For pirate seals are worse.
Their large sharp teeth will sadly end
This ninja penguin verse.
A Lover's CaseIt always alarms:
that pale cold eye
dripping between October leaves,
that omniscient scrutiny
aloof from mortal anguish.
Yet tonight my gaze
holds more power,
melting its precise lines
in a single hot look.
Nuit damour, I beg
No proposals or strategies,
in your silent watch.
Volpi.You will find that the story you tell
is very rarely your own. In Lucca,
even the smallest pebbles
breathe in the warm sunlight.
Knotted stones and cobbled roads
beat out a paper-dry heartbeat heat
my city breathes in and out,
inhales sparrow air.
It's writing a story.
You are the pen.
You will find that in Lucca
the daisy chains forge fire
in side streets and back alleys.
Teenagers intertwine. Tell me,
odd flower, are you still closed?
Here we are colored wax;
the heat of the city melts us.
We run into each other, rhapsody
of pigments. Operas are our specialties.
Open up; feel the reds.
If not, try and see them. There is a place
of deep knife marks, a street
long as midnight
you may learn something there.
Valentina's voice glimmers like red wine.
You may enjoy intoxications. Still,
know alcohol has no story
and will swallow your own.
Find the sign with the wolf on it.
You'll know the place. Epiphanies ring true as church-bells.
Lucca still guides the wanderers
to well sp
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