Asante. : Writing

Aged Thin

Aged Thin

A Poem by Asante.


The poetry of younow evades the photographs,and I laughto defy myGrandfather's ticking hands;how quickly you came,went, and became fantasy.
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A Poem by Asante.


Hands together, all --I pray toward you allas no math of mindcan alter mineto think the lesser of you,For every hearthalf-eaten but beating,there's a ..
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A Poem by Asante.


I pressure my questionsto feed me answers;I quest for the messagesin my antics,the Ketaminewarding off other pressures;I haven't becomemy own anesthet..
Broken Rainbow

Broken Rainbow

A Poem by Asante.


How do we sew up disconnections of worth? As I dust through poets combed in tailor-fit words, like panoramas of the boats adrift in photograp..
Q's > K's

Q's > K's

A Poem by Asante.


I am a Queen in a man,or I wish I were.A male in Queensland,notwithstanding everythingthe human man representswhen in a woman's hands,I'm fragile in e..
Noise In Hues

Noise In Hues

A Poem by Asante.


Pink morning cloudssweep the night away,an infant breezeholding off the galeof instant life.Transparency,peace --two thingsI can only bebetweenfleetin..
Psilocybin Sang

Psilocybin Sang

A Poem by Asante.


Hallucinating in hues--Marijuana skiespainted shroom mountaintopsinto pains of mine,tongue-tied in the shrewd blues;tenderfeet to the riptide.Post-tim..
Kaepernick

Kaepernick

A Poem by Asante.


Inked into the fabric of the flagwas the factthat some of you and Iare three-fifths of a man,less than half a woman,so he took a seatas a defiant stan..
Grayscale Heart

Grayscale Heart

A Poem by Asante.


Pianos and stringspaint reveriesof which the poetmay not know how--expression in a penakin to a well,dried and deprived,I'm a manof manic calms and an..
Notes from a Nobody

Notes from a Nobody

A Poem by Asante.


Frigidfell your heartwhere it wove togetherequal endsarctic and antarctic.Artfully, I might add.Lovelanded herein my opened handas a minor key piano t..