Recurring Impasse No. 1

(April 17, 2017) I was always more ambitious and competitive than he was. He wanted a simple, happy life that did not welcome challenges other than the ones that presented themselves in the midst of getting by. I wanted to make the most of myself, while he just wanted a place to live, and to … Continue reading Recurring Impasse No. 1


Poem Dedicated to June 7, 2015

(May 16, 2015) The death of my youth: a fearsome, unstoppable beast, I know is slowly approaching. He’s been haunting the underside of my bed ever since I can remember. This handsome devil has seduced many like me with empty promises of maturity, responsibility, legality to purchase cigarettes, bars and booze, homes and marriages, children … Continue reading Poem Dedicated to June 7, 2015