Archive for December, 2007

They’ll out live us all

Monday, December 10th, 2007

The rats are my friends And young women stand Around dark corners in the cold Waiting… And beer cans on magazine racks And office lights that never go out And taco stands and bacon wrapped hot dogs New is old and old is new And white people walk with their dogs With that white people glare Afraid and sober Like their ...

What you need to do

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

She's always telling him, "This is what you NEED to do!" and he half heartedly listens, giving her the satisfaction of being right and in control. "And you need to stop doing what you're doing..." and she does this in a busy office, making no bones about her place in the relationship. "I don't like to ...

My heart aches like constipation caused by prolonged heroin use.

Thursday, December 6th, 2007

She said "What does vegan mean?" and he said "Diggin' deep into the insultations." and part of me laughs and part of me cries and I wonder how we'll make it another day and I wonder if the next day is worth making but they seem happy, so what's my problem?

And if I could write something

Sunday, December 2nd, 2007

And if I could write something it would be different of course and it would be my own and no one could claim my style and they would all bow down I have created and it's glorious and so alone "No one has done this before" they'll say and I'll laugh from the highest point of my ego and vow to ...

it’s a cold night in the city

Sunday, December 2nd, 2007

"It's a cold night in the city" she says and I think, the air is so fresh and everything around us is free to be whatever it can be stuck in this crisp cold air that we breath together The music still plays from various parties in and around the building It's a Saturday night in downtown L   A and we ...