Affirmations 4.17.20 (and now accepting poetry, flash fiction, and monologues for podcast readings!)

I need to hear poetry in my life again, and be a part of it. I want to recite it and make it a part of my daily life. I’m longing to perform and use my voice and have fun! I’m firing up a new phase of the Creative Drive Podcast to offer a newContinue reading “Affirmations 4.17.20 (and now accepting poetry, flash fiction, and monologues for podcast readings!)”

Cosmos Eventually (A Postponed Project Complete)

I made peace with this heart that longs for you across valleys of heaven and light and cosmic radiation. And the things I’ve done, I may come to regret, but going rogue with a ship weighs heavy even in space. … And I ask myself why love has led me to this? I took holdContinue reading “Cosmos Eventually (A Postponed Project Complete)”

Thinking of Chaos, and the way nature wants to balance the scales in a way that makes me fear its brutality.

#horror #writingsprint #writingexercise There once was a girl named Quarantina. And her legs gave out at times, because her kid-sized body felt too heavy. And the obvious question she was asked was how she got her name. And one day she humored all the boys and girls in class, who poorly hid the snickers onContinue reading “Thinking of Chaos, and the way nature wants to balance the scales in a way that makes me fear its brutality.”

thinking out loud about managing the four parts of life and how they meld.

A Productivity Exercise for a Working Class Creative. When I stop writing blog posts, I’m at home ignoring the internet, being a father and husband, as well as watching Schitt’s Creek. Since my last post, I’ve ruminated on the following. Life can have compartments, but they’re stitched onto the same satchel. A satchel I canContinue reading “thinking out loud about managing the four parts of life and how they meld.”