shadow of another that once was

By |October 24th, 2007|

marianna qi * Age: 27 * Gender: Female * Astrological Sign: Libra * Zodiac Year: Sheep * Occupation: hedoni

the postcards i never sent

By |September 19th, 2007|

I fell in love with you
in Paris.
At the foot of that tower,
over the cityscape.
the steps at Montmarte.
The man outside the […]

Disturbing are those dreams…

By |September 10th, 2007|

… that render me unfaithful to you while I sleep.

I swear
he looked like You.

in the folds of his eyes and […]

testosterone soap opera

By |September 8th, 2007|

It was that of every great narrative, there-in the dichotomies of human experience; good and evil, light and dark, adversity and triumph.

capsule mthatha (a really little pill)

By |June 22nd, 2007|

Mthatha smells like: damp wood. tastes like: sweet veld grass. sounds like: unhurried deliberation. feels like: the place you would go, to listen to the wind.

16.06.1976

By |June 16th, 2007|

For Unknown 16/06/76
(after a visit to the Hector Pieterson Memorial in Soweto, June 16, 2005)

a frozen face
on a white wall.

open mouth
rigid arms

your eyes
are the eyes […]

song 1 from the latter days

By |June 11th, 2007|

I want

to go to

Forever

with you.

Those singular moments of plural possibility…

By |May 20th, 2007|

…sometimes visit upon us when we’re at our most unreceptive.

We shall refer to him as Significant-Geek or sg33k for brevity. This is what I call […]

perseverance

By |April 6th, 2007|

as
gravid
water
to
stubborn
stone,

in time,

i
too
will
dent

you.