Tag Archives: Ono no Komachi

heart of darkness

Hito o omou / Kokoro wa ware ni / Araneba ya / Mi no madou dani / Shirarezaruramu Is it then because / this heart of mine that yearns for her / Is not within me / That I do … Continue reading

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the powers of horror

“got me a movie / I want you to know / slicing up eyeballs / I want you to know / girlie so groovy / I want you to know / wanna grow up to be / be a debaser” … Continue reading

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drill sergeant

bam bas bat bamis bantis bant Not much to show for 2 years of Latin I know. A few other remnants lie scattered about my brain, sticking out at awkward angles like ancient fragments of masonry upon which I stumble … Continue reading

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