Melancholy Hyperbole

Poetry about longing.

Tag Archive for ‘Speaker of the Church of the Psychedelic Goat’

Speaker of the Church of the Psychedelic Goat

“Robots cannot be trusted,” hollered the man dressed as a Geisha woman.   He stood wide-legged and barefoot atop the makeshift stage, braced only on cement blocks, in the garage behind Pegasus Records in Florence, Alabama.   A fog machine and cheap lights strung behind him set the mood as he and his band offered sermons of sorts between their songs.   “Jump ropes are detrimental to our youth,” he […]

Continue Reading →