Dawn of The Dragons

Invictus

Sonbather

The Snowman

Bit

ADRIAN VINO

in all the black and white i saw you wearing red
i became the man on demonic and general abstractions
a distant symphony hidden…

The Other Side Seen

ADRIAN VINO

 
the bleeding didn’t cause my anger to pacify all that i had hit with raw fists sillyman
musiclover womenlover thoughtdeciever knuckledsinner wanderingfool lightigniter
deathtoocruel changing…

Calixto

ADRIAN VINO

He blazed through the dirty streets of Browntown, Texas with his cigarette smoke-stained Converse sneakers, his faded and ripped 501 jeans, his…

Sonbather

ADRIAN VINO

 
This sullen brow did splinter sweetly as the sun pulsed perfectly amid
a whining grey expanse. A single fowl beat against the teasing…

The Snowman

First published in 1978 by English author Raymond Briggs, The Snowman is a children’s picture book devoid of words. This television adaptation…

O Fortuna

CARL ORFF 1895-1982

 

 

O Fortuna,
velut luna,
statu variabilis,
semper crescis,
aut decrescis;
vita detestabilis
nunc obdurat
et tunc curat
ludo mentis aciem,
egestatem,
potestatem,
dissolvit ut glaciem.
Sors immanis
et inanis,
rota tu volubilis,
status malus,
vana salus
semper dissolubilis,
obumbrata
et velata
michi…

Passing The Stone

ADRIAN VINO

 

The devious enthrallment had allowed such abject pauses in my speech—serpentine in nature, slithering in its subtlety—obsequious in tone, alive without hesitance,…

Invictus

WILLIAM ERNEST HENLEY

Out of the night that covers me,
Black as the pit from pole to pole,
I thank whatever gods may be
For my unconquerable soul.

In…