Prolong the nights By shortening the days twilight marches onto sunrise marches onto Dusk The day’s birdsong are sirens to the night’s stars You look out the window & drink in the light of the moon You ink notes of its progression across the sky You watch the stars twinkle into oblivion A calm &… Continue reading Dreaming of Insomnia
In the event that I should undergo the tedious process of “growing up,” I want you to do a few things for me: Hold a vigil for my child self under a canopy of vibrant leaves. Make sure my teddy bears, delimbed dolls, and prissy pillow cases are in attendance. Perform of eulogy lamenting how… Continue reading In the Event of “Growing Up”
I like coffee in theory. I say “in theory” because in the pretentious headspace that is my mind, drinking coffee is one of the great pillars of the artistic lifestyle. All “true” artist sip coffee while sitting in quaint little cafes, peeling back the layers of their imagination for some ingot of inspiration. But most… Continue reading The Anatomy of Coffee
For those of us living in the US, the two o’clock hour will be eaten away leaving only the lost husk of time–empty and devoid of potential. You’ll wake up to the too bright morning, resenting the time that you were never truly conscious of. Happy Daylight Savings, Everyone!
It’s been a while since I’ve been active on WordPress. Particularly this site. Since the beginning of the new year, my focus has shifted majorly to creative projects. To be even more specific, fiction pieces. I’ve set up schedules, set up worlds, and dozed on this aspect of my writing life. I apologize. I didn’t… Continue reading A Little Housekeeping.
I know it’s a bit too early to contemplate resolution failure but I’d thought I share some of the resolutions that I failed at miserably in years’ past. 1. Drink Less Coffee (2016) I have a complicated relationship with coffee. I’m in love with the idea of drinking it; having fantasies of sipping the hot… Continue reading Failed Resolutions
In a certain Midwestern territory within these United States, you can anticipate temperatures that will literally freeze your face off. If any dare to brave these sub-zero conditions, be advised you may experience the following: A sense of “Why?” Like seriously, why? Chattering teeth Numb appendages Random bouts of swearing Intrusive thoughts about heat like… Continue reading In Today’s Weather…