I was walking back from the 7-11 at around 6pm in the month of April, when I noticed that this girl was walking behind me with her dog. It was just coming onto dusk, so I was surprised that she could even see me, as I walk all in dark clothing. And she was following … Continue reading Fuck the government
"I walked into the club on 59th. Back then it was called, B Vibes. No one knew what the 'B' stood for, but I did." The young man paused in his retelling of times gone by to take a sip of bourbon. I looked at how his hand shook as he picked up the glass; … Continue reading Cresent Moon
My three friends and I are at the beach today. Its a ritual with us. Everyday we're there. Swimming. Sunbaking, talking. The four of us - I know we all feel a special connection to the ocean. One thats been shared since we were fourteen years old. Four years of friendship and not one boring … Continue reading
Sitting in my backyard, on a gorgeous sun-filled afternoon. I am reading "Jude the Obscure." Jude is obscure to find in my local library. It took three months for them to find it. While reading, I am interrupted by the playing of my dog, with his happy face and clown antics. "I love you," I … Continue reading Obscure.
I awake late one morning, as the sound of flapping wings fell thru my window. I pulled aisde the curtains and saw a larger - than - average swallow fly from my window sill to a branch of a nearby tree. The bird started singing, and the words came to me like this: I wish … Continue reading Rising Sun
My deep, sweet love smothers me in her kisses. They are sad kisses on my cheek, my lips, my eyelids. I tell her I have to go. "Where?" she asks me. I don't know. "My fathers'," I reply stumbilly. She accepts this, thank fuck. On the front porch of my girlfriends house I stand. I … Continue reading Even though the sun is out, my heart is not.
There are grey clouds that cover the entire sky on this dark day. Everything I know is dead. On days like this, the beach consoles me. The stormy sea reflects my soul. I stand at the waters and I scream at the waves, "Why!" As rainbow memories permeate my mind. Those days are gone, and … Continue reading