the morning club

there once was a club founded by a group of women, that anyone could join but since it met in the late morning on weekdays, and only women were participating, everyone assumed it was a women’s club.     those who went laughed their mornings away they had done it! found the secret of youth, the…

peloponnesian fingernails

Unorthodox sox Or no shoes at all I wrote several numbers on the ceiling Just to see the ceilings crumble Humble bumblebee No news until it comes on at four I should have walked out that cave Damn Yoked goats Judy was nice until she slapped me in the knee She never was good at…

johan quagmeister III

Any coming-of-age story involves some form of discord between the protagonist and their parents. It’s part of an archetype that exists because it portrays a common phenomenon with which is universally identified. For example, in The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger, one of the top-selling coming-of-age stories ever, much of Holden Caufield’s internal…

polo – pocket =

It’s October 1st, and though the North Carolina weather may not be on par with the date, the resonance of fall is definitely in the air. It’s also Tuesday — my least favorite day of the week. I’m wearing my one-and-only Polo Ralph Lauren button-up shirt to work today, because it’s Tuesday and I’m trying to survive this.…