Félix Saparelli

(about me)

a.k.a. passcod

Tag: poem


One summer morning

Feb 8 ‘17 — Breathing the fresh air / in the middle of light rain / and the smell of wet fog / I resolve to go walk up again / and visit the mountain, my friend.…

Tree

Nov 13 ‘16 — Are you, are you / Coming up with me / They say they will be / They say up, will we be / Brave enough, brave to follow / To leave, to flee, to go / If we split, to leave me / To mine and only / Fate.…

Unlit

Oct 14 ‘16 — “You shouldn’t be driving.” / “I haven’t had a drink.” / “You know what I mean.” / “Yeah.” I drove on, Sani besides me. / Stopped at the lights, fumbled with my phone, trying to put music on. / Light turns green. /

Self

Jun 6 ‘16 — Selflove, selfhate, selfwhatever / I am a professional selfhater / I do, every day, my regulation 24 hours / And some more, for my own pleasures / Every day, a little more, without fail. Selflove, selfhate, what does it…

The Road to Hell

Oct 12 ‘15 — We are walking on the road to hell / we are walking on the road to hell. We come from the worlds behind us, / we come from the worlds of people, / we come from a thousand paradises. We are walking on the road to…

Hold

Apr 29 ‘15 (Originally written thinking of, and dedicated to, my friend Alice.) Hold steadfast, friend Hold against hordes / against the very wind / rolling off mountain peaks / against the rain / the…

Sorry

Feb 24 ‘15 — I just / wanted It seems hopeless. It seems like the world’s an ugly place. Ever since you told me, ever since I knew, ever since we lived. wanted to / make you / smile Do you remember the beach? The sand, the…

Right over there

Jan 26 ‘15 — I am in the great unknown. Slowly flying away / from nowhere to be seen / to where the wind will carry me. Happy, / I think. There is a bird beside me. It / sings softly, as softly as a bird / can, a…

so many alone at night

Aug 16 ‘14 — so / many / alone / at night wish / for one / to hold / tightly to squeeze / to take / to kiss / sweetly and feel / one’s arms / around / themselves *heartbeat*

The Brewy Trinity

Mar 27 ‘14 — Prayer of the Lager, as imagined by GGaR fans: Bar-father, whose pints are heavenly / Jo be Thy name / Thy fiefdom come / Thy beer be drunk / On Earth, as it is in…

Sleep

Mar 19 ‘14 — Darkness Darkness all around and / light but not light; red / orange dark but less dark / than darkness. Lines of darkness dancing / across. Deformed shapes of / fire running in circles. Black dark black…

Up Up And Away

Feb 8 ‘14 — Let me fall / so we can fly / so we can glide / over the clouds. Let me fall / so we can fly / so we can float / over the sky. Let me fall / so we can fly / past anything / you’ve ever seen.…

Slowly

Nov 24 ‘13 — words / drip from your lips my / heart grows colder until / i run away hating / and loving you (original)…

Grow

Aug 10 ‘13 — (to be read with a calligraphy pen or nib in your hand) Grow. / A word. / A verb. / Germanic. Feel it. / Slow. / Old. / Young. Now I’ll tell you how put it on a page: / we’ll start with the o.…

one and two

Aug 7 ‘13 — tragically / once upon a time / two people / far away one is missed / two is missed forbidden / hidden away / in the dark two sets of / three small words / repeated / over and over / to…

Aftermath

Dec 7 ‘12 — Oh sweet, sweet morning light / you remind me I have to sleep sometime. / I have to sleep. / But not at night. / Night reminds me of her / hair brushing my face at night. It’s been five months and even my friends have…

Mid-loss

Oct 8 ‘10 — Dark. Mid-Dawn Softly I walk / forward. In the / first light of the / waking sun. My mind / still and clear and / white and black. Yet I / step up down and go / to the usual things of / the…

Only One Left

Jul 28 ‘09 — The door is closed. / Dusk fades to night. / I on a stool, / eyes on embers. I remember. Crowded valleys / Golden mountains They arrived / Howls / Tears / Blood / Crumpled hope I…