Monthly Archives: November 2013

in advance i forgive

in advance i forgive myself—my ping-pong self— for losing myself too many times today for rolling behind so many doors and bumping so meaninglessly over and over against the strip of wood that lines the bottom of too many walls … Continue reading

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there’s a box

there’s a box made of wood dark wood dusty wood wood as heavy as iron i want to open this box in a quiet time soon

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✿ keepin’ it real

you have a theory. you look for evidence. you come home each night and tell your theory about your day. she’s seen you through some hard times. your theory loves you in theory.

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when you go

when you go out today pack lightly try taking only your nose

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hell all heat

hell all heat and no light heaven all light and no heat the marriage of heaven and hell the fire of the eternal here and now

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what if it didn’t matter

what if it didn’t matter whether someone was telling you the truth what if all you wanted was to know what you want and then to revel in wanting just like Buddha said not to do just like Buddha said … Continue reading

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✿ space heater

the fan flicks on and pumps out heat my little buddy and role model

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