8.31.208 – Drafts| An Other Side Poem

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 451 – An Other Side Poem Drafts are much less forgiving in real life. I was afraid that the thought was heavy handed So I scribbled out that last part But the message didn’t land without it And that’s how we lost the money I stepped through the lines of code and The whole thing crashed That’s how we lost the house … Continue reading 8.31.208 – Drafts| An Other Side Poem

5.24.16 – Camcorders | A Napkin Poem

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 350 Camcorders 1st Grade Performance Friday @ 8:30am It doesn’t make sense … To start work late on a Friday and Take in an amateur performance of songs I’m not familiar with I don’t just go. I arrive early For the good parking and the best view And I always get a little choked up I can’t help it These tiny amateurs … Continue reading 5.24.16 – Camcorders | A Napkin Poem

3.30.2016 -The Project | A Coordinated Poem

Wednesday Poetry Prompts: 346 The Project Life is a project. The possibilities for 1-hour service windows for next week are like schedule roulette. 1st grade performance at 8:15 am. Great. The roofer can only do noon on Thursday. You know what I like to do at noon on Thursday? That’s right! I like to run to the cleaners while scarfing down a granola bar like every other self-respecting … Continue reading 3.30.2016 -The Project | A Coordinated Poem

2015 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 27

2015 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 27 “write a leftovers poem”   Leftovers From a childhood of looming dangers I have a surplus of hyper-cautiousness that keeps me safe But helps me overthink the danger From a once upon a time love that didn’t last I have the residue of resistance Tall walls that grew without me noticing And are difficult to tumble From broken … Continue reading 2015 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 27

2015 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 26

The most difficult and most important thing about content marketing is keeping the content flowing. It pays to have content locked and loaded, but keeping things in the hopper is a challenge. Here’s the Nov 26 poetry challenge a month and a few days late. 2015 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 26 “write a luxury poem” I need things for my home Things to drape … Continue reading 2015 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: Day 26