Winner–Partially Before We Died (Novel)

I did it! 50596 words in 30 days… Look for a polished up version for your reading pleasure coming very soon! Interesting entries are on the horizon for BLASTEDGOAT! Afterword– (A brief history of the evolution and cultivation of my first novel) Though my novel is in the early stages of editing I want you […]

NEWsexMACHINE

Just think: what is this new machine? What happens between a key and its effect? I can manipulate read what I want, think what I want.   First, I could only play chess. Now, I have artificial intelligence that stretches between rapidly moving fingertips.   Words form between us actions have no sound: right-click, close […]

Another Lifetime

I don’t know how else to explain, my heart actually hurts, it beats one memory over my head and then the next… a rapid pace, this place, that place, friends then foes, faces, hands, happiness, woes. What blares in my mind, impossible to tell, like spiders between stair-boards or sand between toes… A trip to […]

Dare to Dream, Escape, Become

I’ve been listening to a lot of new music to escape the crappy life of not being able to pay bills or get much of what I want… I want to be a film editor but I’m not sure how, or if, that’s possible. I long to interpret, rearrange, and put together cohesive artistic visions […]

Impossibilities

Parking lots, lockers, a million high schools blurred into one. Twisted hallways, tiny dark classrooms, chalkboards filled. Unfamiliar names, dates, words. Failing to understand but beginning to notice people from reality. Missing teeth are bloody treasures captured in multicolored plastic treasure chests. I must put these real memories and even more to rest. Amusement parks […]

In Dream [video poem]

I wake up from dreams and have no idea what they mean. I’m not trying to stand or scream I just want to stay in dream. I don’t care if I rhyme the same thing with the same thing! That’s the silly thing, in dream I don’t care about anything! Contractions are attractions to everyone […]

Before & After

Before When we were young, we knew who we wanted to be. We were told how to be and what to say. You felt punished for being different. I reveled in our strangeness… Then the years of bliss were over, we were cast out in the freezing water to reemerge on distant shores. We were […]