Tropes and Other Annoyances (#poem)

Where do you fit in as the years go by Creating the person you are meant to be In a world that oppresses you like a swatted fly Pretending to encourage you with eyes that cannot see They make up categories, genres, brands, and props Changing them chasing the thrill of what's dope It's not … Continue reading Tropes and Other Annoyances (#poem)

Time to Retreat to my Writing Cave

We've returned from my super fun birthday trip to Mexico. The sad thing was that after we landed at LAX and picked up our rental car, we got a call from the pet sitter that our beloved 18-year-old Skipper was gone. He was more son than pet. He'd been having good days and bad days … Continue reading Time to Retreat to my Writing Cave