Monthly Archives: August 2015

Checklist

Trumpet; Mouthpiece; Music stand; Kerchief for my oily hand; Cup and straight and harmon mute (Plus pixie if they want it cute); Oil (for the valves); And grease (to help those sticky slides release). First rehearsal of the year And … Continue reading

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A Failure Of Imagination

“We can’t have nice things, and this is why.” I missed the explanation, but I know It’s something that I’ve done, or something I Should want to do but don’t. But even so, The part that I don’t understand is … Continue reading

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Metaphorology

The air is cool, the scent is sweet There’s water on the lawn and street Unsalted tears for summer’s end… (All right, it’s rain, but let’s pretend)

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The Secret

I’m not supposed to say, I know, How this is done, but even so I think a hint is fair, so I’m Just gonna whisper: make it rhyme

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Two Cubed / Three Cubed

August Twenty-seventh: Both month and date are perfect cubes There are three Similar dates in January But I don’t think they count because all three rely on the fact that one cubed equals one which to me is a cheat

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Pansy

Pansies are the perfect pet. They rarely make the carpet wet And if they ask to go outside They’re happy there until they’ve died. Park a pansy by the pool It waits until you’re home from school And if you … Continue reading

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Press “Insect” To Continue

The ants live in my laptop, which I hardly have to say Is balanced on my lap (on top) ’cause that’s the only way That I can reach the keyboard comfortably, which I’m not Because the ants get agitated when … Continue reading

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