Monthly Archives: November 2013

Festival Of Light

Yesterday, they say, was Black Today the palette shifted back Towards a yellow-orange blend And so November meets its end Advertisements

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One Word: Checklists

The sample shampoo fried my hair My toothbrush somehow wasn’t there Despite the fact you said you’d packed it What you’re going to say, redact it I don’t want to hear the why What was this, like, your eighth “last … Continue reading

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Thankfulsome

Giving thanks for words that rhyme Not once or twice, but all the time, For phrases whose internal rhythm Make me glad I’m working with ’em. Thankful, too, for people who Bring joy to me and cheer to you, Who … Continue reading

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My C.U.P. Runneth Over

Carnivorous Unicorn Pegasus, stop! Carnivorous Unicorn Pegasus, stay! Carnivorous Unicorn Pegasus, drop That man’s femur! He couldn’t have known you hate hay.

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Clownly

If I were a clown I’d eat breakfast alone I’d be friendless on Facebook I’d not need a phone If I were a clown I’d wear makeup in bed I’d have shoes like canoes Tiny hats for my head If … Continue reading

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Are You Going To Finish That?

It seems I mostly note my lack Of dog when I prepare a snack. Syd had a most exquisite sense Of how to beg without offense: She wouldn’t whine or make a fuss, She’d simply sit, like, Look at us, … Continue reading

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Depth Perception

Depth perception comes, I know, From viewing things in stereo And thus a two-eyed creature’s rich In capabilities of which He’s justly proud: Discerning whether Distant objects stand together Or in nonadjacent spaces. Lenses twinned upon their faces Help them … Continue reading

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