Score! I’ve been looking for this. Back the first time I ever read my poetry at a poetry slam. It’s dated 11/2009 I had written a poem to read there I’m Glad I’m Sad and with fear and trepidation I was thinking of what I might mumble for my poor excuse of words when it hit me – why not a poem for the mumbling. Hence the following which is one of two I read that first night. I actually believe that this Google search was the impetus for my start at poetry. Been turning the house upside down for weeks maybe months.
Awakening from a self induced coma
I thought to exercise my mind both left and right – previously wrong
In ceramics throwing I thought to Google “Spokane Pottery”
but English being what it is
and my fingers often dyslexic
Instead I found a broken mike
I mistook for amateur night.
OK well there ya go. c ya… – jeffa
This is the second blog post on my project to turn my house that is an utter Pigsty into a home. There are a few of my own comments documenting the first couple weeks progress on my Original first Pigsty post. Couldn’t find my camera so used my cell phone…
Continue reading Pigsty; Week 6
(I originally sent this to my staff, a captive office, then thought it might make a good blog post for my two or three visitors per day to www.rodaw.com,)
It’s often the simple things in life that can make my day.
Continue reading Twoosh
Three girls on the dance floor
three men on the bar stools
three shots on that bar and
three shots rang out loud
three corpus delicti laid out at the morgue
Jose Cuervo, Jack Daniels and thee.
I was visiting a friends performance in a little bar in Harrison Idaho. Suddenly three women jumped to the dance floor. Just as quick whatever the above is jumped into my mind.
So FWIW there ya have it.
While trying to stay clean back in 2003, one morning having woken early from intense dreams, Insomnia etc. I wrote this. I’ve been looking for it for awhile. It’s more about life’s condition and living than recovery. Recovery sure does include asking the age old questions – at least it did for me. Continue reading After a Half Night of Insomnia and PAWS Tooth Ache