Monthly Archives: December 2015

Office Party

I don’t like to be Not Present In my head. It’s neither pleasant Nor relief to leave behind The voices in my noisy mind. Someone needs to supervise The day-to-day behind my eyes Or who’s to say what thoughts I’d … Continue reading

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Irresolution

My cat and I aren’t locked into This resolution trap that you And all too many focus on. So what if twelve more months have gone The way of all things (“dusty death’s” The phrase that springs to mind)? Your … Continue reading

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Caption For A Nonexistent Family Photo

Victor Frankenstein Posing with his favorite toys: Other people’s brains

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Workout Wear

Round and round and round we go: They promise rain, they threaten snow, They torture us with taunts of sun. Wear everything you own! Just run.

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“A” For Affort

This is what I thought I’d written Just before my thumb was bitten By a beetle and I cried. If I’m wrong, at least I tried.

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Boxed Out

Cassius Clay might like this day (Muhammad Ali, maybe more); So, too, two called “Sugar” Ray. But me? I don’t know what it’s for.

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Cat Boxing

It’s quiet in the house The clocks And my tinnitus Nearly drown The sound of Cat Exploring Boxes Christmas Night is winding down

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