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Mishmash Poems

That rapturous melody fluttered around in my head. A waning, spirited tune that begged for attention. Revelatory auditory music story hallucinations. It started off quaintly, tinny in character, then monstrously it grew into orchestral crescendos, reveling and flirting gleefully with piqued synapses and nerdy neurons. 259 more words


Death Bang

Chitty chat fat rat gonna get some scat.
Dirt devil snort and grumble, pick a pithy end.
Devil details and second mortgages.
Poverty no snobbery, tittle tattle ends. 95 more words


Poetics - Under the Influence of Music

Music is my main influence, not just for poetry, but life period.

Hip-Hop, Rock, R&B and Country; from the 70’s all the way to now—I love it all. 203 more words


Impersonation of a teen poet

I walked along sands stained by many feet.
Generations of humans taking walks of joy and sorrow.
I stood at the water’s edge and slit my hand. 45 more words


fictional reality

I think that it may be better for me

to live in a fictional world

in my fictional world

because reality has never been

very good for me… 97 more words


Primal Puzzle

There’s a scream inside my chest. Just below the heart. I feel it bubbling and aching to be released but I can’t do it. It’s just not in me to let that out, to open the cage. 403 more words


Reading: Poets Tent at Court House Arts & Craft Beer Festival

I will be taking part in the Poets Tent at this weekend’s Court House Arts & Craft Beer Festival. The festival features beer, of course, and also musicians, food trucks, arts, and poets! 66 more words