The Outer Door  

"Behind that outside pattern the dim shapes get clearer everyday."

Better in body, perhaps

my paintings are made

of what exists between two poles

of what is not said nor heard

between two mirrored halves

The Yellow Wallpaper

it is the division

of mind and body

of self and other

of absence and presence

of revelation and obliteration


bodies inscribed

by willing carriage

by fear of abandon

by force

We were never meant to survive

tracing the inscription becomes

an act of circumscription

of restricting

of touching at points

but not incising

Since none puts by the curtain I have drawn for you, but I

Queen Victoria Fishnet