Monthly Archives: March 2014

Word of the Day Poem: Sciolism

Randall, that rapscallion Was somehow accepted into all the Ivy League colleges in the world He was naturally excited Though “Higher” education was his true calling He mingled with a few crowds Wearing scarves and using expensive vaporizers With quasi-mythological botanical names Like “The Gaia Greenhouse Hose” and “The Pure Air of Dionysus” He really […]

I Wish There Were More Hours in the Day

But there aren’t So I have 24 To eat, sleep, and rest Travel to work, work, and travel back Secure my survival Attempt to connect with other humans Attempt to add value to the world and help others in some way Release the music inside of me (Though I don’t wish for more notes) Express […]

Word of the Day Poem: Susurrant

If you look closely at her Tinder photo You can see the marks around her eyes That indicates she’d recently been crying Apparently she was caught in a college classroom closet With three boys and no morals And the rumors made for a susurrant campus Softly directed at her and her decisions She was thoroughly […]

Word of the Day Poem: Desuetude

Wooded greybrown areas Instincts and hysteria Desuetude steps, tracks, animals and traps FWAP Snatched up and bagged — desuetude \ DES-wi-tood, -tyood \ noun 1. A state of disuse.

Moment of Clarity

I just had a moment of clarity where I realize I’m willingly breathing fluorescent air and staring at a screen for 8 hours a day in a windowless cube in the middle of a forest of twisted metal and concrete pillars