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!
The written word–truly written, truly inked, truly scribbled. The true master of my thoughts in their truest most imperfect form. The source of midnight maladies that beckon me from my restless rest to give voice to the echo chamber. The analog. The notebook. The pen. And as I write these thoughts with fingers that feel… Continue reading All Hail the Analog
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