New Poem: Ascent
"Don’t read the comments." I think about that advice, advice I mentioned the other day. It is good advice.
Ray mows the “lawn” first thing in the morning. Yes, he puts the word in scare quotes even as he thinks of it.
New Poem: What Bill Saw
"You are free… to do what we tell you." I don’t always agree with the late (has it really been 20 years) Bill Hicks, but I do agree on his assessment of our culture of illusory freedom.