Swan Songs

» March 18, 2012

Being bright like stars falling or rain on leaves; Everywhere the lights leaning like wilting flowers; The last quiet cold of winter quickly fading; The last of the still-soft orange […]

» March 9, 2012

Swansea 1-1 QPR; Swansea 1-1 Tottenham So many parts in motion, and straining, it’s what’s working, making, or building, or bending, or blinking and brought together, or better drawn apart […]

» January 18, 2012

Everton 1-0 Swansea We came in cold from the rain with the hope that we wouldn’t get wet and that the awnings and shingles and spires and pillars and poles […]

» January 6, 2012

Swansea 0-0 Aston Villa For Gary Speed One day the ball stops rolling, on the brackish grass, under a broken sky and endlessly alone. Please, please, please, may you rest […]

» January 6, 2012

Newcastle 0-0 Swansea A touch of an undying, unmoving plane, all and along the unending, unsinging same sorry low sweeping shared glance or stare, Together muddled and turned inward, also […]

» December 2, 2011

by Maxwell Kuhl what drunk, hapless waves, lapping shore-ward, heady in the moving water waiting for the rocks and sand, already leaning, lost together what twisted, angled sails flapping wayward, […]

» November 9, 2011

by Maxwell Kuhl “For Vorm” Let them come and have their day and by my hands and feet and heart their stars will be smothered; their breath brought down; their […]

» November 7, 2011

by Maxwell Kuhl 1. Wolves In the light and the afternoon all thinning and holding in hand the last little bit slipping suddenly and so fast, so sweet before leaving […]

» October 21, 2011

by Maxwell Kuhl There’s no shade of the right color or light at the right angle to show the shape of these things; the way they move as they move […]

» October 5, 2011

by Maxwell Kuhl Our angels look like ghosts; our feet, far from our bodies and lost in the field, feel strange. Everything that should be sad is changing; blood thinning […]