Lady Philosophy

It’ll twist you up, I promise. You’ll follow all the rules and fail. You’ll read and re-read the formula and fuck it up. And so you grasp on desperately clinging to any little thing you can repeat you keep turning the other cheek because you heard that somewhere and you keep inviting dumb ass people…

Dickrider

I wanna go to the casino I wanna go to the art museum I want to go to a fancy luxury theater I want to take pictures of my experiences to share with the world on social media so that they think I’ve been happy at some point and that I’ve done fun and important…

Museum Parking for Bitches

Tapping into me at age 7 and I was spectacular I was the only child in the house then And although my mom didn’t pay me much attention I had three doting aunts and a cool ass uncle and they let me do whatever I wanted which was mostly read books and sing and pretend…

He introduced me to Tank and the Bangas

I’m sure that I must have said your name He left the same way he came Carrying things that I never saw the inside of And he did what he was supposed to do Stood in for you Even if he did talk about himself the entire time Even if he did try to step…

Super Lifelike

Whatever I’m designed to feel, I’m feeling whatever is coming will inevitably hurt The trees aren’t swaying at all today So many things left to learn Whatever I’m supposed to see, I’m seeing whatever is gonna happen is in the works The breeze isn’t blowing at all today Yet everything around me burns Maybe I…

Vladimir Mayakovsky

Not like any of it matters but It was 14 degrees Celsius in Paris today. And you wouldn’t believe it but ants evolved from waspy ancestors and Nobody cares, I know, but if they did they’d read more Carol Ann Duffy and eat more Chia but The mind stands still and Time is unusually resistant…

SCMaglev

You don’t notice the perfection of the pavement until there is a pot hole impeding your path. It’s only there to make you comfy. You ignore the fact that you’re flying through the air in a metal bird if it takes too long to taxi. It only exists to satiate you. You’re oblivious to murder…

absteMiousNess

The absolute sound of monogamy is nothing and it’s piercing and all encompassing so blank it’s lack is vivid and distressing and unnatural all of your old heartbeats are just memories swallowed into a void of yesterday an echo sedation now emptiness is everywhere the absolute sound of settling is dying for the traditional self denial kind of love

Self Portrait

There’s a woman who trusts in astrology and thinks that the universe supports her She likes poetry and never re-gifts anything and loves traveling on the spur She’s entirely too tall to feel so small as she does when someone dares to love her She likes sapphire rings and has crazy mood swings and drinks til…

Nothing but cigarettes and beer

No hot tub No lazy boy recliner No money in the bank unless you count two dollars and fifty seven cents as money No backyard No bacon No vacation days stacked up for when I’m fucked up and don’t want to go in No priceless paintings No diamonds No real estate or fake estate or…