I remember when it used to be the place to drive. I would get so excited to see the bouncing slow motion hair; the throaty laugh exposed neck. Your eyes alluded to all of these. I would've stood there forever, after that night. You had me. Then...then is when it changed. And your eyes, the … Continue reading My didactic drollery.
Today marked the 3rd full day I had been awake consecutively, so of course when I began seeing this thing in my head it didn't shock or surprise me. The sarcasm to myself, however, I took as a personal sleight to my integrity, to my core fundamental person. A sleight, I tell you. Goddamnit I've … Continue reading A Momentary Lapse
I couldn't fit this into any category I currently have and didn't want to create a category just for this one thing. This is an idea for a cigarette commercial I had when I was 16 and a fairly heavy smoker. Changed it up just a bit since then. Enjoy! - Joey <Perfect Day by … Continue reading Just What You Sow
I wouldn't curse anyone with speaking my name. It's the syntax, you see. The odd pronunciation and roll of the r's, they give a feel that tends to leave people hurried and unsettled. I'd rather listen to radio pop, complete with claims of grandeur than hear someone's guttural attempts at passable duplications. I'd rather put … Continue reading To the Hearts Cold and Blue
I've been awake too long for this dance, sweetheart Ember sized holes in the corners of the pages Creased spines; not quite yet broken through Blurry eyes smearing the ink, drug along for the ride Too jaded to not pass it on, sheepish grins and slow waltzes Rhythmic progressions too brutish and predictable to hold … Continue reading Nadir
I've been thinking of how to respond. With humor? Empathy? Sadness? I suppose I chose all three, and then some. And why not? I've got all the time in the world, as long as it doesn't go past another 15 minutes. I'll skip the shower today. Hopefully everyone will understand. I really hope they understand. … Continue reading Luckily, I Can Swim
We should all be loyal to the nightmare of our choice. - Joey