The Odd Life Of…

And we would block out the sunrise with black drapes in the most mischievous of hours, Pray the moon is a half-crescent so we could sit upon it discussing how we survived the meteor showers, Underneath us EMS and firetrucks sound off, for miles you could hear the symphony, if only the cold hearts could …

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Us and The 4th

Hand him a no. 2 pencil, give him a minute, the transformation’s suspenseful, a slight commotion then he’s half-man, half-creature, With 1 foot in the greenest of meadows, other foot in the meanest of ghettos, it’s only veracious if the spiritual being has an ill-lighted feature, Forgive him if he goes from obscure to luminous, …

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The Disc-jockey Timeline

Around ’98 I think the DJ played the Miseducation of Lauryn Hill when…   I pitched my first game in the pit, my little league fastball was legit, snow cones with Melis if my team was deemed the winner,   Interest in hide and seek would peak if Puerto Rican Nelice from the down the …

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The Gift of Desperation

As the ashes fell from his cigarette within the asylum’s walls he reminisced on Christmas mornings since childhood until he became tired, Picture the Navajo arrows flying toward invaders, nameless drive-by bullets flying at nay-sayers, dragons breathing fire on knights in their lairs, bombs dropping on families in 3rd-world countries during prayers, That’s how his …

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