THEN YOU WILL…

Alarm goes off and you get your eyes unglued It’s time to get your little monsters out of bed You get them showered, fed, dressed, packed You walk the dog in fuzzy slippers to the bus Where you send the kids off with a loving fuss Get back home where you feed the puppy dog…

BECOMING ROBOTS

Do you ever feel like you have a million things to say to a hundred different people but you don’t because you are afraid they won’t hear you, they won’t care, they won’t understand? We are becoming words on a screen… body language is being left out. I can say I need help but you…

NO MATTER

  The house was so dark and quiet Not one voice was left to haunt her She put her bag on the counter Left the mail scattered and untouched Undressing as she walked along First her pants, then her silky blouse Leaving a trail throughout her house No matter… she said to herself The bathroom…

FINALITY

31 DAYS OF HORROR (LINK UP IN COMMENTS)   Bruised Where the rope Roped to rafters Rafted into eternity Lines Like jagged railroad tracks Tracked her soft white skin Skinned her fleshy neck Left Like a beaten rag doll Dolled up with defeat Defeated by finality

THE BUYERS OF NIGHTTIME BARGAINS

Written by Gunmetal Geisha and HastyWords Broken street lamps flicker, laughing As the darkness hides its deformities I wander directionless into this night Sirens warning of nearby emergencies Secret decrepitude picks a corner of brain Plants bodegas of expired groceries Condemned dwellings of unwashed squatters A big bang emergence of new old cities Alleyways twist,…

HASTY WHORE AND CHIGGER

Today I would like to bring attention to one of my most avid and loyal followers.  He is amazing in that he has an opinion about everything and they are all interesting (if you would like to call it that).  I will call him Chigger.  Since I am such an attention whore I would like…