Charles A. Perrone
Bio Note: I was born in New York, grew up in California, last studied in Texas, and finished a career in Florida. I have returned to the seaside and redwoods of the Golden State to pursue music, radio, translation, and poetry. My odd-ball lyric lives at moriapoetry.com (chapbooks) and at a personal google webpage. I have recently published the volume Designs: Blueprints of Floorplans of a Provisional Residence (cyberwit, 2022).
Dad had a day job, an office gig, but his true love was woodworking. The best thing he made for us kids was a bookcase with an ornamental top, no rounded edges, instead sharp corners to achieve some sort of visual effect. When I got married and moved to Alaska he insisted I take that piece of furniture. As an adult I filled it with books of all kinds, decades earlier the shelves having held toys. Dad decided to come to verify change in person. Bad timing: his long-awaited paternal visit was rudely interrupted by a powerful Pacific earthquake. He was truly in the wrong place at the wrong time. Smitten with a blow to the head by his own design, he succumbed under the weight of his own creation promptly to perish amongst thousands of pages of
Making Sense of Five Superior Questions
The singular Lords themselves approached me upon my most recent awakening from slumber in order to inquire about the known composition of my own individual and private oneiric profile: Are your dreams merely audio-visual in character? Or are they also touch-sensitive and truly tactile? Are they olfactory and sensibly in range of smell? Perhaps tasty as well on the tongue that speaks? And do you grasp the whys and wherefores of these our pentagram of questions directed down to you? I promised to reply the next time I might awake from a full-fledged session
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