that is why i prefer to write instead of speak it keeps the air cleaner
It’s like a missile in a silo when I looked straight down on the tip of my Pilot G2 push-button pen. – writing something short everyday.
The small gathering of stacks of books that sit still on a shelf under every side table reminds me of the insignificant of the unread words we have stored below.
I’m attempting a new daily series: write something small everyday – no matter if it’s the worst words ever typed/written. Here is today’s entry: The crack in the concrete block wall, barely let in any sunshine. When I bent down and squinted to look outside I couldn’t make out any details. Frankly, I’m not sureContinue reading “write something small every day”
Warning: this poem has crude humor. -realizing you’re out of ketchup when you thought you had more trying to write a poemwhen nothing comes tomind reminds mewhen you’re lookingforward to eatingketchup like on your friesonly to findthat the ketchupis low in the bottlelike low tidewhen you wantedhigh tidewhen you were upat five a.m. fishing withContinue reading “when you thought you had more ketchup”
-how do i sleep whenever i stay overnightat a relative’s housethe next morningthey always askhow did you sleep last night on my right sidewith my right hand wedgedunder my right eyelike a golfer’s number fivelifting my eye fromsinking into the sandof four pillowsprotecting me frommy own stomach acid (<—- i think i might end itContinue reading “the little i worked on yesterday 5-20-20 wednesday”
so i don’t get out muchi just discovered Billy Collinshe is now my favorite poeti want to read all of his worksi love his common everydayrich imageryi hope i can learn from him***write about a cockroachthat is barely alivejust enoughto barely crawlfrom the water coolerto the living room floorand that’s wheni endedhis travelsand then didn’twantContinue reading “what i wrote today thursday 5-14-20”