Archive for ‘Poems’

November 20, 2010

There’s Nowhere Else to Go

I keep searching for a distraction,
something to keep me
occupied other than what I know
I need to do-
if that is, indeed,
what I need-
which is wherein the
problem lies. I don’t know
what I need
I only know what I want.
It isn’t here, or now.
So where, when is it?
Goddammit, already.

I’m growing tired

of waiting.

September 18, 2010

The Weekend So Far

Producing excess mucus is
a good way to expel
my body of allergens but
is only serving to
piss me off.
What would my body care?
If it cared I
wouldn’t have a
with feelings.

I was driving for a while
I saw many signs
on the way down, but I
only paid attention
this time
to two, one said
Simple Divorce
the other,

He told me,
in a way
that he missed me
without really saying
it, or actually
saying it better, more eloquently:
Your absence is felt.

My response was much less so
I could have said,
instead of
“Yours is too,” or
“Yours too,” or
which, while the latter would be
and kind of insincere-sounding, it
would still be better than
But instead,
I said
and now I am a jerk.

Who says ditto?

September 17, 2010

I wish
someone would run through a field
screaming for

September 13, 2010

Once More, With Feeling

It hurts; the crisp springtime of
that new spark, that lightning
the tingle
of a new kind of love
has broken upon me.

August 30, 2010

Or Was I

I know I said before
that I can’t deal,
but I was

August 16, 2010

Fuck this

Serious shit.

March 26, 2010

Bad G(uy)irl

A girl like me has the misfortune luxury of having choices.

This leads to becoming the decision-maker.

Thus, becoming the bad guy.

March 9, 2010

It’s My Birthday

…What now?

February 23, 2010

Neighbor Baby

When the next door neighbor baby cries
It sounds like something pretending to be a baby
And not a real baby.


Tags: , ,
February 23, 2010


It is cold and gray
Outside is not much different than inside
Today is a lonely day.