You had to get where you were headed at some point, and so departed into the dark…Read more "Storm Symphony"
My mouth is dry unlike the weather – rain hammers onto my hood – flows off – there’s a waterfall in front of my face as I fast walk from where I’ve been. Angling my head to avoid the water brings brown strings of flesh scattered across the cement to my attention: worms, too many to count, all on their way like me.Read more "Random Thought Rain Drops"
Her self-deprecation had compounded into an Other inside of her head…Read more "Jam Session: Dream Weaver"
No one wants to accept that the person that they are would not put up with the person that they are.Read more "Jam Session: Just What I Needed"
A person only survives the danger they create for themselves by knowing what they are capable of.Read more "Jam Session: Slow and Low"
Joe spent every moment of his missing something but never figured out what.Read more "Jam Session: Devil Inside"
The Pines of Rome was a ship with a body of oak though the crew in possession of her had no way of knowing that…Read more "Jam Session: Pines of Rome"
Nine Inch Nails – Closer Tap here to listen to source song “Help me…” I groaned; no one was around to care. I sat at a table outside the library, but with the way the story I was working on was violating me, I may as well have been bent over. Up to then, writing […]Read more "Closer"
Flogging Molly – If I Ever Leave This World Alive Tap here to listen to source song My death was painless, quick, but the afterlife is a pop-up ad, inescapable. I think I remember looking one way but not the other, maybe the blow of a horn, definitely the thud of my body and CRACK […]Read more "If I Ever Leave This World Alive"
Funkadelic – Maggotbrain Tap here to listen to source song ‘Ya’ll have knocked her up.’ It was either the words that woke me up or the walls of my house shaking. Everything was dark, still again, but a murmur as confused as me drifted through my open windows; I went outside expecting the same calm, […]Read more "Maggotbrain"