Yellow Flower

Burst of sunrise. Miracle of color atop an otherwise green stem. Statement of passion. These colors mean nothing. You reflect who I want to be, who I am. ♥

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Savoy Special

Let’s not do it. Let’s not go down the dusty road to death. We’ve built so many roads. Are none of them upward tending, over whatever obstructions we may find in our way? Or are we destined now to drive or ride in circles, forever longing for where we started, but lost destinationless and bored even with ourselves in captivity to our conveyance? Let’s not do it. Let’s stay home for once and enjoy what we’ve been given, quiet and close and loving one another before we venture forth again to try to find ourselves elsewhere. Let’s not do it. If we can’t find the truth within we’re lying to believe we’ll find it out there and lose ourselves into the bargain; fatalities, statistics, consumers bereft of anything to consume except ourselves. Let’s not do it. Let’s do something wonderful instead. Let’s find a place to stand and move the […]

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No One Wants A Pickle

The pickle is a lowly fruit, or is it just a veggy? Some say they’re really very good, but dills just leave me edgy. Gurkins have a sweetness which cannot be denied, but when I find them on my plate, I invariably hide them underneath a lettuce leaf or accommodating chip. Or better yet find room for them upon the floor and let them slip conveniently away. The world is such a tragic place, full of unwanted ardor. No one seems to want it more than these vinegar cured cucumbers. ♥

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First Million

How did it feel? One followed by all those zeroes, A couple commas. Those must have been the interruption between triplicate noughts. The sleepless, nervous, anxious, unspoken apprehension of what it means to strive for what only can be counted, never kissed or held in warm embrace, never smiled upon or smiling back, the world of mathematics as net worth. How did that feel? Want to try again? You’ll have to try real hard. Only the numbers get bigger. Zeroes stay the same. ♥

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