Jordan Chaney

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  • SUMMER 2013

    I love you the way plants love sunshine

    The way that you patiently waited for me to grow into something more than my modest state of roots and clay.

  • SPRING 2013

    Dynamite

    At first I was blown to pieces like the delicate ghosts of dandelions being blown away by a spring breeze.

  • WINTER 2012

    The spoils

    When you have been torn to pieces by love, by war, it’s easy to mistake wine for glue. It’s easy to allow the winepress to squeeze and chew whatever’s left of you and retreat from the arrows, the cannons.

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    The Drunken Sufi

    When I talk about wine I talk about exploring the unknown or my own ignorance and I'm OK with being oblivious I'm OK with looking slightly foolish and asking the winemaker questions like "what other fruits did you ferment with these grapes? or "just how much cinnamon did you decide ...

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    Letter to Liam

    Dear Liam,

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    New wine

    drink and be merry, our dreams are upon us the new wine's springing from yesterday's vines have grown this far just to fill our glasses

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    Beyond the crush

    A red man usually I am rolling in the sheets with my scantily clad petit faithful smashing grapes between our teeth in a dream state high above sleep lost in purple mountains and fruited plains where desire has me wakeful

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    Conflict

    I'd like to propose a toast ...

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    Ode to Grape

    I have a crush on you you beautiful bulbous berry of the gods you galaxy of dark blue stars you plump and precious bottle of Pinot Noir