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“Jerry on Clinton”

Don’t look at me while I die Thinks Jerry on his porch sucking cancer in a painful hunch He stares at my dog but gives no recognition of my forced smile his way Jerry’s old Tacoma with one hubcap and a fifty year fade defeated as he Slumped and crumbling as Portlandia hipster zips by on what is now a… Read more →

Never Trust the Dream Man

Last night I had this dream. This girl I’d fallen in love with was sitting next to me on a airplane bound for Europe. This was the ideal dream for me. We cuddled next to each other in the seats, held each other’s hands, and planned our journey to the various cities we would go see together. In the dream… Read more →

Three Seconds

Three seconds, that’s what they teach. Three seconds to draw your weapon, assess the risk, and react. Now that’s slow, and for everyone who has taken a “Use of Force” course knows that’s slow. But it’s for a reason. The three seconds allows you to think long enough in an immediate threat situation and still pull the trigger without dying.… Read more →

What Keeps the Driver?

What Keeps the Driver? Early morning he loads up, Sacramento, five days Monotonous ride through dust and hills He’s done this trip before, same time every year Day one, clear head not much thinking Day two, hard pressed deadline, things getting in the way Day three, zoned out, caffeine just hurts his eyes and chest now It kicks in, that… Read more →

“Free”

I feel my light flickering today Energy rode out over the night Expansion fulfillment Such words in the yellow room. I entered the without And existed buzzing for a time Kissing bye to normal needs Opening to purity feed Watch, listen, read, Breathe, ease, free. Read more →

The Library of Babel’s Crystal Ball Equation Word Algorithm

From the Library of Babel- it knows what I say and already has said it and I said “how could this already be written. is god real” And on the page on the volume on the shelf where my words hide, also is Theologian, and normaloologist, and bloodmobile, bipolarizing, bluegum, backlisthydropathist, trailer, mudder, hellbroth, nonconceptual, Confusing Is the last word… Read more →

The Lost and the Loyal: Available NOW

Hello Everyone! My novella The Lost and the Loyal is now available.  Order your copy at the Industry of Mind Store This is an advanced reading copy of uncorrected proofs, edited and published by the Industry of Mind team and their loving friends.  I hope you enjoy the story and all the future stories to come. With Love and Appreciation,… Read more →

Who rolled the dice

James sat at the kitchen table and listened to the sounds of Sasha cracking eggs into a bowl. The sound of each egg cracking brought flashes of memories that seemed to originate from a life long gone; a life so different from the one they were currently living. The happiness that once brightened their lives had disappeared like a flame… Read more →

“The Last Night”

The last night Madness in my mirrored eyes Psycho thoughts flood my brain Ha! Step back and watch the finale I must greet the tail end of a glorious battle. Last minute temptations, Distractions as expected I know the flow, the laws, the rule. So as the moment lingers on, I am found by a piece of time Equipped as… Read more →