Exostruts

Posted by Rich Magahiz Fri, 15 Aug 2008 01:19:00 GMT

gunplay
won’t matter
the tympanum ignores

we always knew
unchecked growth
destroys

camouflaged
tiptoe everywhere
sunlight punishes irresponsibility

hide your children
as instars
emerge

rustling
by coldlight
twice three legs

the manifest mystery
ever remains:
extinction

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There and back again

Posted by Rich Magahiz Tue, 22 Jul 2008 18:32:00 GMT

Do
not
bother
to bring a
toothbrush, or a book –
it’ll be over sooner than that –
but you’ll want a camera and a box of postcards.
And when they bring the tray of drinks
and make you sit up,
make a scene!
They made
us
wait.

Virgin employees sit in the cabin of a prototype Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo spacecraft at the Science Museum on February 14, 2007 in London, England. The Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo is destined to be the first ever vehicle for space tourism. The SpaceShipTwo will carry six passengers and two pilots, offering a total flight time of 2 hours. Around 200 firm reservations have been placed already with projected flight costs estimated to be $200,000 per passenger.
Propulsion system for hybrid craft blows up

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Gossip

Posted by Rich Magahiz Sat, 19 Jul 2008 21:33:00 GMT

unlike
us,
she does not
keep it in a
cranium; instead it hangs
in a velvet pouch at her waist where it swings
not far from her dagger hand
and if you ask –
with a smile –
she’ll
show you

The Lucan-no-haiku form is described in a marginal note here. This one is a slight variation taking a mirrored 2-1-3-4-7-11-7-4-3-1-2 syllable count

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