jacob erin-cilberto : Writing

slipping beneath the hard cover of a New York night

slipping beneath the hard cover of a New York nigh..

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


slipping beneath the hard cover of a New York night if skyscrapers came in chapters rather than stories how many pages high wo..
in the afterlife of you

in the afterlife of you

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


in the afterlife of youfinessing the feelingsthe underbelly of painassuaging the after-touch to the heartrejoicing in reflectionthe palpable nature of..
Who's There

Who's There

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


Who's Therebehind the eyesthe real vision occursnightmares that glowin a monster's closeti am the child under the coversi am the parent with the flash..
when the moon's chill comes ashore

when the moon's chill comes ashore

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


when the moon's chill comes ashorewillows bow with graceinside the confines of my yardone i was sordidly proud ofwhen time stood stillbefore friends e..
another day in November

another day in November

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


another day in Novembersome armed some notbroken piecespuzzles of warnothing fits back into lifeafter,the induction, seduction, reductionof body,of he..
amorous fossils

amorous fossils

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


amorous fossils bones of lovers covered with soft sod recently filled-in graves of graphic pain skeletons of relationship..
beginnings

beginnings

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


beginnings strange flakes. snowy conceptions of life in storage about to be unlocked december wilderness explored within ..
endings

endings

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


endingsnovemberbare sticks, undressed toothpickswhat's left of the foliage of summerand then its fall,and we are cold,thermostats turned offlike the h..
Who's Next, Identified

Who's Next, Identified

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


Who's Next, Identified sidewalk surfin' pick 'em trucklayin' them down bike paths widened flattened with smoldering s..
Unwanted Statistics

Unwanted Statistics

A Poem by jacob erin-cilberto


Unwanted Statisticssituational hittinggreat in baseball,not in relationshipsthose strikes are defectivethe "k's" damage more than skinbattered mateslo..