Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, known as Guercino – Atlas holding up the celestial globe
Source: Giovanni Francesco Barbieri, known as Guercino, “Atlas holding up the celestial globe,” 1646, oil on canvas, 127 × 101 cm, accession number MCF-MB 1922-1148.a, Museo Stefano Bardini, Musei Civici Fiorentini, Florence.

“…to be one thing / others are not: gods…”

—from “Sinful & Willful” (2019.002)

Androboros 2019.001
Sinful & Willful 2019.002
A Barbarian Harvest Without Wine 2019.003
Apart at the Seams 2019.004
Between the Hammer and the Anvil 2019.005
Praxiteles 2019.006
A Vocabulary Beyond Numbers 2019.007
To Make the Darkness Visible, the Pain Bearable, the Lie Liveable 2019.008
Venus Verticordia 2019.009
A Poisoner’s Manual 2019.010
In Both Body and Psyche 2019.011
Heaven Sent Fire 2019.012
Every Repetition Has Its Purpose 2019.013
Into the Prison-House of Flesh 2019.014
Azazel 2019.015
Thief of My Honour 2019.016
Der Magier 2019.017
The Black Obelisk 2019.018
Poverty in the Midst of Plenty 2019.019
Harpocrates 2019.020
To Walk Soundlessly Over Loose Boards 2019.021
Prayer Before an Ossuary 2019.022
Breaking in the Crater 2019.023
A Badly Turned Angle 2019.024
The Scream in the Kaleidoscope 2019.025
A Poet Quoting a Poet to a Poet 2019.026
Shibboleth 2019.027
Preparing for the End Since the Beginning 2019.028
A Window, but Tinted 2019.029
We Found the Center at the Edge 2019.030
Samizdat 2019.031
The Alphabet and the Algorithm 2019.032
Absence of Presence 2019.033
Decaying Shades of Grey 2019.034
J’avais ça dans le sang 2019.035
A Heart That Would Be a Diamond 2019.036
Glyphing the Process 2019.037
Thrust 2019.038
Along Paths Unknown to Us 2019.039
In Vigil of Ephemeral Things 2019.040
In a Blazing Orchard 2019.041
Unfired Phœnix 2019.042
A Thorn in the Flesh 2019.043
The Sinless Paradise of Stolen Joys 2019.044
The Vice of Kings 2019.045
Burner Poem 2019.046
The Frailty and the Decay 2019.047
Cuts Deep 2019.048
This Picture of Mine (Taken in the Shadows) 2019.049
Notes Towards a Better Understanding of My Diaries 2019.050
Rex Babulonis 2019.051
In the Minute of My Quickening 2019.052
Silent Tragedian 2019.053
Virtues & Intentions 2019.054
Chimæra & Disbelief 2019.055
Inner Critic 2019.056
Sundown Soundtrack 2019.057
Authorized Superstitions 2019.058
Daughters of the Abundance 2019.059
Argus-Eyed in the Phœnix Nest 2019.060
Attuned to Majesty 2019.061
Adamic Isolation 2019.062
Rue des Martyrs 2019.063
Empty Vessels (Full of Longing) 2019.064
Orchids at the Stage Door 2019.065
Sleeping in My Own Arms 2019.066
Blistering, Erotic, Prophetic 2019.067
Waking Up to the Sound of Beauty (In Your Silence) 2019.068
Developed in Darkness (Like a Photograph) 2019.069
To Be Judged a Fraud by God 2019.070
In the Style of the Minor Prophets 2019.071
As Confrontational as a Mirror 2019.072
Beneath the Mountain 2019.073
Feathers Falling Back Onto the Wing 2019.074
A Sun at Midnight 2019.075
Sons of Onan 2019.076
Egocide 2019.077
Where Abundance Suffocates Joy 2019.078
The Echoes of Statues 2019.079
In the Garden Where All Loves End 2019.080
Chased Beasts 2019.081
Amid the Thorns of Many Mortifications 2019.082
Walking Alone in the City of the Cannibals 2019.083
In an Attitude of Prayer 2019.084
In a Lather of Faith and Lust 2019.085
A Fly on the Wall in the House of Lust 2019.086
Flame & Æther 2019.087
Tongue & Groove 2019.088
A Dutiful Soul Voyaging to Its Imaginary Destiny 2019.089
Lust in Translation 2019.090
New Latitudes 2019.091
Aneros 2019.092
A Heart Should Always Be Beaten 2019.093
Per Os 2019.094
The Humiliation of Witnessing a Sun Which Has Already Risen 2019.095
Apologue 2019.096
Urban Hermitage 2019.097
Darkness Promotes Speech (Light Is Silent) 2019.098
Still Life with Blackening Apples 2019.099
Menace & Majesty 2019.100
Quoted in Symbols 2019.101
For the Applause of All or the Love of None 2019.102
Take It Up with My Maker 2019.103
Silence Which Reveals an Unspeakable Love 2019.104
A Magma of Unbearable Heat 2019.105
Whither Men Scarce Ever Come 2019.106
Upon a Blossoming Throne 2019.107
Typhœus 2019.108
Alien Literature 2019.109
The Euphemystics 2019.110
Pathos of the Ruin 2019.111
A Drawing by an Unknown Master 2019.112
Trimming the Lamps of the Idols 2019.113
A Sea-Shaken House (Protected from Wind and Wave) 2019.114
To Walk the Disaster’s Length 2019.115
Nonpareil 2019.116
Nocturnes, with Fires 2019.117
Privy to a Prayer 2019.118
After the Monuments 2019.119
Than Which Nothing Is More False 2019.120
Waiting for the Moving of the Water 2019.121
Be Not Yet Existing (When the Sun Hides Himself from the Blind) 2019.122
The Nightless City 2019.123
Gathering Evidence with My Heart in Your Mouth 2019.124
L’Étoile flamboyante 2019.125
Shouting at the Same Echo (Here Where the Fire Burned) 2019.126
Phosphorus & Vesperos 2019.127
Between Equinoxes 2019.128
The Star in the Lantern 2019.129
All That Was Past Becomes Present 2019.130
To His Muse 2019.131
A Melancholic Shedding of a Thickening Skin 2019.132
Campo de’ Fiori 2019.133
A Wind Between Lights 2019.134
In Honour of Its Inexhaustible Splendour 2019.135
Unraged 2019.136
Sheireil / לשּׂעירםאל
Northern Soul 2019.138
Azure & Or 2019.139
Invoke & Invert 2019.140
A Mouth in Siena 2019.141
Lyra Davidica 2019.142
In Response to the End of the World 2019.143
Sword of Samæl 2019.144
Wicked Creatures 2019.145
Sex & Sandalwood 2019.146
Family Eunuch 2019.147
Stalactite Drip 2019.148
Coins of Mercury 2019.149
This Side of the Tomb 2019.150
And Fire Bloomed like a Scar from Its Mouth (But It Went Out) 2019.151
Son Chemycal 2019.152
Hideless Tigress 2019.153
Swan Fight 2019.154
Athanor 2019.155