I’m exhausted and want to say more and not settle for beautiful with a 😍 emoji, because I think she’ll think it’s just another useless comment by some guy who hasn’t read the poem, who wants followers. It’s not true, but I can’t think of anything else. I’m drained, and I…
Indian barber’s massage
I’ve watched chiropractor videos on YouTube, where the practitioner yanks the neck of the patient using a Y-strap and calls it spinal decompression or something else. Did you feel it all the way down? He asks, and the patient responds with a euphoric grunt, a throaty hallelujah symbolising release from years of pain. He groans…
What is real?
Today, you sit on your laptop, writing an insightful comment, and it’s as if we’re sitting across the table, the words exchanged, the beer, and the emoticons, the peanuts. It’s surreal and frightening. Surreal because you’ll carry with you some idea of me that will shape your next comment. Frightening because that idea isn’t real.…