Poetic Exercise

January 12, 2012


We had a visiting poet at our school this week. He was fantastic. He brought some writing exercises to classes and workshops. This is what I produced from the writing exercises. Exercise #1 Self-Portrait as Clearance Rack of Near-Expired Scratch & Dents Altair Skypole Thistle Flaking skin of garlic bulb Clearance rack of near-expired scratch […]

Posted in: Life, Poetry, Writing

Lightsaber Noises

January 11, 2012


The other night we were driving home and began making lightsaber noises with our mouths. Of course, it did become a competition and I insisted that I made the most excellent lightsaber noises of the family. Kokkiree insisted that she was the most awesomest, which was eagerly supported by the completely biased opinion of The […]

Posted in: Family, The Girl, The Wife

We the people

January 10, 2012


Fool ourselves into believing we’re going to be rich.

Posted in: Politics

Simplicity is Key

January 9, 2012


“One day I will find the right words, and they will be simple.” Jack Kerouac – The Dharma Bums

Posted in: Life, Random, Writing

What Are You?

January 8, 2012


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Anything Less

January 7, 2012


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If Only

January 6, 2012


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