Photograph of the remains of a reverbatory furnace in Kagoshima

Latest Publications

The Dice Throwers” (The Dark Sire)
Fangs of Pink Ice” (Deluge)
Haishutsuryou (Ouput)” (The Dark Sire)
Insignificance” (Coffin Bell)
There Are No Monsters” (Deluge)
Translation: Attack・Rating” (Coffin Bell)
Translation: Contract・Survival” (Coffin Bell)
Translation: Interference・Outbreak” (Deluge)

From The Ceremonial Armor of the Impostor (Weasel Press, forthcoming)

The Extinct Volcano” (Whatever Our Souls—via Amazon Kindle)
The Mollusk Fossils” (Mirror Dance)
The Oiled Whetstone” (Zetetic: A Record of Unusual Inquiry)
The Slumbering Whale” (Carbon Culture Review)

From The Primitive Observatory (Southern Illinois University Press, 2016)

1900 Gibbon Street” (Blackbird)
The Age of Miracles” (Blackbird)
Nocturne (Tremors of the Earth)” (Verse Daily)
The Succulent Flowers” (Blackbird)

Period Drama

Gray Roses” (Abaculi Project)
Invocation // The Beast That Ends the Sequence at Zero” (Carbon Culture Review)
Invocation // The Beast That Resides in the Acute Angle” (Zingara Poetry Review)
Invocation // The Beast That Scrapes Off the Top Layer” (Gyroscope Review)
We believe only what we understand” (Infinite Rust)

Sci-fi/Horror

▼ Programming [1]” (Niveous)
▼ Programming [2]” (Alcyone—via Amazon Kindle)
▼ Programming [4]” (Alcyone—via Amazon Kindle)
Abandonment” (Parentheses)
Cancellation” (Carbon Culture Review)
Chūdanten (Breakpoint)” (Carbon Culture Review)
Common Species” (Rogue Agent)
Dried Orchids” (Rune Bear)
In Cryosleep (The Sky Is a Permanent Home)” (Otoliths)
In Cryosleep (The Stripes Are for the Horse)” (Quail Bell Magazine)
Intolerance [The bowl in / the hands overflows / with]” (Quail Bell Magazine)
Intolerance [On the parallel / track, the body double]” (Alcyone—via Amazon Kindle)
Kenmashiage (Abrasion)” (Whatever Our Souls—via Amazon Kindle)
Minimalism” (Manticore: Hybrid Writing from Hybrid Identities)
Neutral Blood” (Coal Hill Review)
Poisoned Fruit” (Abyss & Apex)
Symbiosis” (Parentheses)
Thermal Imprint” (Alcyone—via Amazon Kindle)
Torinozoki (Deinstallation)” (The Disappointed Housewife)
Translation: Biophoton・Fog” (Across the Margin)
Translation: Trauma・Layer” (Across the Margin)
Translation: WrathRedox” (Rune Bear)
Zero Standard” (Masque & Spectacle)

Remixes of Magnetic Poetry *

[Utility] EV” (Otoliths)
[Utility] JN” (Otoliths)
[Utility] SA” (The Mantle)
[Utility] UE” (Under a Warm Green Linden)
[Utility] ZI” (Impossible Archetype)
The Armor Remembers” (Otoliths)
Bathhouse/Paint by Number” (Otoliths)
The Buses Have Left” (Rune Bear)
CHJUCATU” (Otoliths)
Cockroaches” (Across the Margin)
Every Day New Valleys” (Coal Hill Review)
Fake Fake Yesterday” (Under a Warm Green Linden)
The Film Is Free Online” (Rune Bear)
Hollow Dog’s Eyes” (Otoliths)
In Metal Harbor” (Otoliths)
Loss of the Camera” (Otoliths)
Red Reef Backgammon” (Otoliths)
The Scraps That Choke the Cutter” (IDK Magazine)
Tuning Institute” (Impossible Archetype)

* composed by cutting up the original texts and rearranging the words, processing the text through online word scramblers and translation engines, etc.

Image: Sendanen no Hansharo Ato, 8-11-2011, by Takashi Koike