today i am unhappy

Music that rocks and rolls and sings and lulls too many equations that we soundlessly compute instead of surrendering to some guitar strings, like love sages plucking softly towards romance and a voice in the background belies are sensibilities much better than promises of our parents or the thousand voices in our heads that never…

i am a volcano

they told me i was a volcano. they told me don’t worry you are dormant they told me that they were filled with reason I was filled with lava they told me that eruptions may occur  but cannot be predicted but that I was dormant that they would try to keep me dormant they stormed…

C’mon Song

C’mon words take me with you baby take me on your guitar train and lullaby me to some land that’s empty and yellow with plains   C’mon sweet take away this rocking noise, these lusting boys this cluttered shattered breaking scene this old apartment that kept everyone away from me   C’mon sunset Fall on…

A Day in the Life of a Starbucks Employee

Coffee before work . . . and after . . . and during People always snicker when I say I wake up at 4:20, but honest, it’s gives me just enough time to shower, dress, drive, and get to work by five. Five, yes, in the AM, when it’s still dark, when your body is…

Little Econ

Where do you want to go today? Where do you want to fly to? I heard the beach was free today. I suggest we purchase the finest sand and run it between our toes. I heard the sky was not scheduled to fall. The paper told all the early morning coffee drinkers that it is…

Rescue

Like my throat was replaced by a sieve where all the good comforting things slip through, like oxygen and happiness leaving a stagnant steady beating of a solo heart. Like from my fingertips to my toes a taut lined stretched me into a single cold reverberating being Love is not often a dove that dreamlike…