Asier Del Horno

Pensive We assemble at familiar lots My consciousness consumed with desires of dusty patches We move out in unison as we take turns to grope the round leather The boys All manner of sorcery invented by our idols unravel on the pitch, reprised by fervent disciples Tin gods As we stumble through adolescence Stray balls…

2005

Clouds gather A sudden gust of wind graces my face to offer reprieve My palm sweaty as I grasp the machete tighter I swing at the grass with spunk Swoop after swoop The weather an untimely promise of what is to come Each swing is accompanied by the giggling of a congregation nearby Quick to…

Throb

In a daze From your eyes emanate a storm My chest is throbbing; I’m in a daze Stop for a moment to observe Uncanny Tossed around by the waves, me Within the storm is tranquility of mind I revel in the irony Sensations of another kind materialize with every touch As I hold your hand…

The Music…

ā€ˇThrough these narrow canals do your melodies wriggle With each pluck comes the boon of levitation Vision peers through seamed eyelids Liberated by your bondage I’ve felt my pores teeming with your zest I’ve seen my heart peeking through my vest You bask in infinite mystery as you do I trek across dimensions on your…

The Illusionist

They come to me every night, these dreams My recollection as vivid as it gets I bite on my upper lip and brace myself for another episode Last night we tried some raw oysters You took me by the hand at intervals drawing me closer only to whisper vague obscenity coupled with lecherous expressions For…