Green Anole with Flower Pot

Yellow green, recuperating
on terra cotta.
Vermillion flap spreads
taut from its neck
rum eyes with blue-green rims
beady skin primed by daylight.
Leap to the black-green hedges
in the hurry time
of reptiles and jitterbug camo.

Kenneth Alewine is a doctoral student at the Institute for Medical Humanities, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston. Later this fall he will be traveling to Romania to give a presentation on melancholia and music visualization. His scholarly interests include music and voice hearing, art and medicine, illness narratives, and computer music. His poems have appeared in Cha: An Asian Literary Journal, Poetry Quarterly, UCity Review, Psychic Meatloaf and elsewhere. Kenneth is a multimedia designer and composes electronic music. He is also building a virtual synthesizer using a visual programming language.

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1 Response to Green Anole with Flower Pot

  1. jamesknapejr says:

    great stuff

    i would love for you check out my website as well, i have some controversial stuff

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