poemetry

the works of America’s greatest living poemetrist, alive or otherwise.

2020-2-12

undeniable truth #1:
people suck.

humans exist
for only one reason…

2020-2-8

my goal
(damn. how quickly
i forget)
is to find
in every moment…

2020-2-6

i wish
that wishing
were as wonderful
as i wish
wishing
were.

2020-2-3

anger tastes
so good;
deserved anger
more so….

2020-2-2

it doesn’t matter
when we die.
whether a few cells
fail to attach
to the womb…

2020-1-29

it’s frightening
that all
i have to do
to avoid
stupid fights…

2020-1-25

once you get there,
the point where
you accept,
despite the fear
and the longing…

2020-1-20

now that i have
done my part
to perpetuate the species,
my other human task,
in evolutionary terms….

2020-1-18

life gets disrupted
(to use neutral language
that fails entirely to capture
just what the fuck
i went through)

2020-1-12

at this stage of my life
(some might say, late,
and who am i to argue
such a meaningless point?)

2020-1-10

this world owes me a lot
for all it’s put me through
in this
but, of course….

2020-1-9

they don’t want us
to think for ourselves;
it’s too inconvenient
for them, for us….

2020-1-6

it’s not a joke:
one life
(this life)
and then, you’re done.

2020-1-5

there’s a fine line between
self-discipline
and
a commitment to doing something

2020-1-4

finding a single
word
is more than i can do
this morning.