Poet Introduction "But on second thought, I didn't have anything to say. Besides, I have to admit that whatever interest you can get people to take in you doesn't last very long." - Albert Camus' "The Stranger"
Lord God Almighty!!!! I’m one sick puppy Talking to myself OUT LOUD!!!! Negativity feeding Off the troughs Slops, Plops Into the can dew the dew Nothing!!!!
Trying to make a Name for myself We aim for Fame As if to claim Salvation Damnation more like it!!!! For what is it to gain the World and lose ones soul Still – Recognition is nice Learn to love yourself See others as they are And not who you want them to be
Insects are interesting impulsive little buggers Surviving on basic instincts Devoid of pesky emotions munch, multiply, move Simple
take The Cock-Roach for example Suspicious Skitter Scatter Hissing hissyfits Avoiding certain death with Antennae feeling out fate Waiting for the other shoe to drop Knowing how to hide How to stay concealed A Home Invader if there ever was One is too many a 1,000 is never enough
Then there’s the june-bug Crawl when it can fly And more often than...
Reeling & Writhing The Snake dies A little each day By biting its tail Encircling its prey It draws nourishment From my misery And if I feed it I will die before my Time to get off this Not-so-merry-go-round Never in my life Did I think The ride would stop Sometimes I think I don't think Sometimes
Truth be told My happiness in Sleep lies It tells me This time you won’t wake up But every morning The same ole thing “Wake up you need to make money” So off to work I go To fluke a flock of cameras Then when pay day hits Make a prudent reserve *psh* I’ll pro’lly blow my wad
Or worse yet Blow it all off Skip work Ditch class Find myself outside a bar Call out one last time Before my sponsor saves My ass one last time Cause let’s face it There may not be one last time left ...