Category Archives: best-laid plans

Misreading the Cards (Day 27, 2018)

NaPoWriMo asked us to write about Tarot cards today. Misreading the Cards We had been having sex every day for a few weeks which I knew to be a sin even though I tried to convince myself I loved her … Continue reading

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I have to write a poem but (Day 26, 2018)

Only a few days left for NaPoWriMo. I have to write a poem but I’d rather just get stoned and eat caramel cookies and snuggle with Kristy. I’d rather take a warm shower while listening to Sigur Rós and pretending … Continue reading

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Random White Men (Day 24, 2018)

For a friend. Random White Men You’ve been married twice, her mother complained. You’d think at least one could have been Puerto Rican. The old woman grumbled curses in Spanish while the pale man sat smiling in ignorance on the … Continue reading

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What the Dog Will Do for Food (Day 20, 2018)

2/3 of the way through a NaPoWriMo. What the Dog Will Do for Food the dog stole an apple from an Amish woman and I, having no cash, became an accesory to the crime. the apple seller threatened to call … Continue reading

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the cost of dreams (Day 16, 2018)

For today’s poem, Julie over at SalonZ and I agreed to use the same title for our poems. She picked today’s title; I’ll choose tomorrow’s. the cost of dreams thirty-eight ninety-nine plus tax and shipping for a black acoustic guitar … Continue reading

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Kitty Kitty (Day 15, 2018)

Halfway done with NaPoWriMo. Today’s prompt asked us to write about a villain who has some redeeming characteristics, while still remaining evil. Kitty Kitty the cat caresses his face with her paw, running the pads through his three-day stubble then … Continue reading

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On a Diet, Unfortunately (Day 12, 2018)

NaPoWriMo continues. On a Diet, Unfortunately I need to lose 30 pounds so I’m tracking my meals for the first time ever and I’m realizing that I’ve never really been hungry before now, before this app began calculating my consumption, … Continue reading

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