poemetry

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

2020-3-25

today is wednesday
in a time
when days
no longer matter….

2020-3-23

being home is hard
because you want to go out:
work, play, everything
that is, that was
your life.

2020-3-18

being part of history
is rarely as glamorous
as it seems
when you’re not
being part of history.

2020-3-16

and now everyone
is stuck at home
against their will
and to their secret delight,
the global pandemic….

2020-3-12

so this is how it was
for our parents and grandparents
in the times of hardship and want?
no. hardly.
we are being inconvenienced…

2020-3-3

the unhappiness
the anger
as life does not
follow my desires….

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)