friendship

In The Heat of the Moment

August 18, 2015 // 40 Comments

I first heard that quote (okay, I first read that quote) a couple of months ago. It was recited by Jaime Lee Curtis in an anti-bullying ad. Evidently, that phrase has been [...]

Bridge in Flames

November 19, 2014 // 16 Comments

Darkness has fallen Wan moonlight glow Landscape glistens Fresh-fallen snow A whiff of smoke Invades my nose I follow the scent Unsure where it goes The smell leads me To a [...]

What Can I Do?

September 18, 2014 // 60 Comments

Last year I saw a therapist for a couple of months. It was the first time I had seen one since I was in high school, outside of marriage counseling. After the first session, [...]

Your Gentle Hand

September 17, 2014 // 17 Comments

Written by the extremely talented Serins, and the cool only by association Twindaddy. The room is cold and dark My mind and life is stark But there you are to hold my hand [...]

Perfect To Me

September 10, 2014 // 76 Comments

My dear friend, I heard a song last night which reminded me of you. It was a song of struggle and demons. It was a song to remind those that, no matter how fucked up things [...]

Unforgiven

September 7, 2014 // 53 Comments

Close your mind Hate me Judge me based on misconceptions Prostrate me Shun understating Dance in delusion Adrenalize your anger Propagate confusion Turn love to hate Cast a [...]

Troubled Parting

August 15, 2014 // 51 Comments

You were there for me Through thick and through thin You listened to me As I confessed every sin Your ear was snagged And under devious guise Your head was filled With [...]

Ten Things of Thankful #56

July 12, 2014 // 53 Comments

A couple of weeks ago I received an email from Superbitch (My ex-wife. FYI, she chose that moniker, not me). My mood immediately soured, and I become instantly annoyed. I [...]

Can You Keep A Secret?

May 19, 2014 // 141 Comments

We all have secrets, right? Whether they’re our own or those of our closest confidantes. Some knowledge is just not fit for mass consumption. Some skeletons in our [...]