Month: May 2017

May 21, 2017 admin No comments exist

Well tell that to us chronic complainers. We first-worlders who fret and cavil about needing a brand new appliance as if it were foraging atop a towering pile of waste at the landfill. We feel quite put out; it’s a focus of our daily struggles. Then warm to how our life will become better the…

May 21, 2017 admin No comments exist

The fisherman on the pier extended his phone and the shattered screen shimmered nonetheless with forty inch stripers. Wow, that’s some catch any luck today? I asked. No I just started, the tide, the tide is going out, he said. It’s best with the tide out. He wore a torn t-shirt and grimy jeans but…

May 21, 2017 admin No comments exist

Courage is riding the sharper edge of fear and not letting yourself get cut. Character determines whether we take our own “trash” out on the curb every morning or allow it to accumulate and dump the excess in our neighbor’s yard. We cannot give a fraction of ourselves to others and accuse the world of knowing…

May 21, 2017 admin No comments exist

Heard Late at a Bar   Bitterness is my brew baby the entire keg, especially the drippy dregs. I shake em up and slug em down. Mmm nothing tastes better than the defeat inside defeat surrender without contest. Happening without fanfare without anyone in attendance. So bitter is my brew and so shit-shaken my gnarled…