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Commercial Break a poem for Brandon Teena when i was 5i knew i wanted to grow up to be a madmana wild eyed reflection of white crazy hairwhere we all drive behind time jumping wheels requiring 1.21 gigawattsto get us anywhere but by the age of 10i’d learned...

Summer and Mean It

Summer and Mean It When You Have to Start Over and It Just So Happens to Be Magical Summer In this newfound Summer freedomWith short sleevesAnd sun-kissed skinThe hot lips of a cloudless dayAnd I remember what it’s likeTo walk hand-in-handWith someone who smilesJust...

Thursday Afternoon

Thursday Afternoon Weekday Series Themed Poems About an Impossible Crush It’s 3pmIn the overcast glow of a prolonged winterIt’s probably Spring somewhereBut not hereAnd it’s kind of perfectThe way the gray matches the painThe way the pain matches our eyesAnd we both...

Tuesday Evening

Tuesday Evening Weekday Series Themed Poems About an Impossible Crush It’s 8pmAnd I can smell Fall bloomingLooming are the orange leavesAnd everything it meansTo shed the pastShedding all that holds us backFrom being able to beginAnewAnd when I drove to work this...

Sunday Night

Sunday Night Weekday Series Themed Poems About an Impossible Crush It’s 11pmAnd I can’t stop thinking about youAnd what it might be likeTo feel the weightOf your bodyHeavyIn truth and effortAtop all of my naked passionThe madness in the hungerThe absence of sense in...