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A Poem for Your Blues When You’re Thinking About Life

I wish I could write away your blues Your tired boned weary beat brain sad thoughts Life is no joke The universe is a joke though And the mingling multitude pangs around every hiway exit Jokes No need to feel trapped It’s life No need to feel rushed It’s life It’s happening and happens Whether you plan it or not… Read more →

The American Young Men

Lots of laughing The night Is wacked with silly dumb voices Young men In the Tortilla Flat reincarnation Hiking and exploring and being children Laughing nonsense Drinking death Smoking gloom Its fun I don’t take life too seriously Cuz it’s so serious that it’s not serious Its zen to be gone And giggling Into tomorrow’s arms Running from the today… Read more →

This Summer’s Big Releases

Hey Everyone, Thanks for your support of the IOM team and their creations.  This summer we will be seeing some amazing works from our creators. Keep your eye out for Doug Stern’s book of poems, Nick DeRosa’s new novel, and Sean Arthur’s book of poems AND his new novel! We’ve all been hard at work and we cannot wait to… Read more →

Observations in the Tea Shop and Orange Sunshine

The couple sitting by the window Has devices that Connect them They are clean Mechanical in movement and tone and dress They are talking about reservations Something about them appears inauthentic Something about him is entitled and brainwashed Something about her is Mean and robotic Tablets and phones and I think they are afraid to make eye contact For fear… Read more →

More Attempts at Writing

I don’t consider myself much of a writer but every so often, I do get that writer’s itch and it makes me want to give it a try. Below is something that I wrote one night as I was attempting to go to sleep. Give it a read over and let me know what you guys think. Comments and criticism… Read more →


Love comes in various forms. Whether it’s the love of a mother for her child, a husband for his wife, or the love between friends, love is visible everywhere we look. It lies in the hearts of those who help better each other, in the smiles of strangers, and the warm embrace of our family. Read more →

I am a Worthless Flower

I am a worthless flower I smoke cigars in the silver time And drink bourbon scotch whiskey In remembrance of death and My best friend’s Opa and Mimi And they are together in death Floating forever in the silver time   And I am a worthless flower Blossoming as the first star peeks out from the sky Mud and snow… Read more →