poemetry

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

2020-10-16

so of course
on the day
when i brag
a ha ha!
i am doing….

2020-10-15

i am too close
to myself to see
the impact
of day by day.

2020-10-13

it’s not mandatory
that i be
irritated, angry, or
upset all the damn time.
no one requires….

2020-10-12

power & wealth
(and really,
aren’t they
two sides of
the same tarnished….

2020-10-11

my world
without god
is a place
in which
i may be able….

2020-10-10

another day.
i’m held prisoner
in dank cells
of what was
and what wasn’t.

2020-10-7

waking up
7 minutes
before the alarm
goes off
is a bit annoying….

2020-10-4

i get confused
by the irony
of life:
the days crawl by
and they are so….

2020-10-2

gloating over the misfortune
of someone who deserves
to suffer misfortune
does not do me
a lot of good.

2020-9-30

the Buddha
didn’t use the word
disappointment
to describe life,
but he could have.

2020-9-29

my efforts will
always be
second-rate
and i’m cool
with that.

2020-9-28

i wake
to quiet panic,
my thoughts
of all the
terrible things….

2020-9-25

i wonder what
WS Merwin
is doing this morning.
i wonder if
WS Merwin….

2020-9-24

on angry mornings like this,
i hate being reminded
of the right thing to do.
i that that it’s my own mind
reminding me: release the anger.

2020-9-23

the ancient brain
that helped humans
survive thousands of years
of saber-toothed tigers
and hostile clans of others….
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