Loser Alert

Escort Driving the pennies home Make sure they’re safe, Sherlock & Holmes Figure it out Love The right ones Now here’s a quote I hate you Michael That’s all she wrote Simply, you are a bad person Volume 1, Standard Basic unrevised version Shitty story No joke Don’t believe me? Read the cliff notes no…

From a Reader

TO:  79sparrows@gmail.com Date:  09/24/10 Hey Sparrows, I used to read your Xanga page when you blogged over there back when it was cool.  My sister told me you blog here now,  and to be honest I didnt know if I would read it.  No offense but your stuff used to depress the hell out of…

Art to Break Hearts, 8

“If you get it and love it…represent it and make it a part of you…don’t do it because you want to impress somebody or fit in. Bleed what you are and if people don’t feel you, keep on going. Someone else will get it. The realest things on this earth are the things that have…

Ode to Myself / 6.3.10

Sunrise I picked these flowers for you Growing right over there Breathe with me While I run my fingers through The air No more waiting I’ve fallen in love with you at last Time passed Enough time You’ve never looked more youthful Even our wrinkles will grow And still be beautiful It is ours To…

Written along the way

  Giving it up To grow is to let go Haunted memories In some sick dream Of pictures I didn’t mean to take Make no mistake It’s not always all about you The ones you hurt Are not so easily disposed of Like a peice of garbage on I-95   free I adore the finer things. …

Naked, Waltz

They say “it is what it is” what it isn’t, you can only pretend for so long Inside the waiters wait the peanut gallery whispers and the publicists sweep away the rest we dance. until the inevitable moment stuck in that corner mirrored naked Memoirs lost phone home phone home dial the number You’ll remember…

Growing Up / F*ck-Up Insurance

“My mistakes do happen on a grand scale and very public level. They’re humiliating, embarrassing. But if nothing bad happens to you, you’ll just continue to act ridiculous.” — Christian Slater, USA Today, December 14, 1997 Sometimes, I have too much going on in my brain to stick to one or two topics, or even…