Poetry Marathon 2016, Hour Three: The disposable nature of pop music

Third poem of the day. There is no profound in a three-minute pop song unless it is playing when everything goes wrong Nothing makes memories quite like emotion the music is but illustration it’s just that the words hit you in the same place as your feelings The catalogue may build over time but how can [...]

National Poetry Writing Month: Day #6 (April 6, 2013)

Today's writing prompt: a valediction. Now I know what valedictorian means, after all these years. My first couple of attempts really went nowhere. The first try was just dull; the second had no direction. The third attempt, however… Say goodbye to the dream Abandon the plan Wake up stop dreaming The end is near Let it [...]