addictionaddiction in General More Like This
have you ever been an addict. and im not talking
about the hey-i-like-to-do-this-alot type of addict.
im talking about the
type of addict. im an addict. ive never blown anyone
to get it. i dont think i would. but i havent been
given the opportunity to either. the reason i say 'i
dont think i would' is because i like to pretend that
i still have something thats mine. dignity, pride,
standards. but i know i would easily toss those away
just to get it. i know because i have. so all i
really have is it. for one hour. for two hours. for
fifteen minutes or however long it last. however long
i can afford it to last. ill be high for fifteen
minutes if thats all i can get.
im an addict. i dont get high just to get high. i
get high just to get my mind off getting high for a
few hours. after a fix im good for eight hours.
maybe. then the last of my previous highs memory
cells dry up and i want. need. how ca
Blank StairsBlank Stairs in Free Verse More Like This
Three flights down is her car.
Sedan. Four door. Twenty-one thousand miles.
She was an artist once.
The smartest dunce.
Finger paintings mostly. Never sold a finger print.
Now she works five days for fity weeks. Filing. Typing.
Her sentence is run-on.
Never noticing the tessellating artistry of her cubicle horizon.
Her T's are crossed, eyes are glazed over.
Her tears are seeded
Where the sonnets will grow.
But they hold tight to old sights.
Pupils too contricted from the monitor glow.
Three flights up is the roof.
Sky. Four clouds. Twenty one mile view.
In every direction.
CENSOR THIS 08880CENSOR THIS 08880 in Free Verse More Like This
I remember when I know why the cage bird sings
was challenged for the "encouragement to take action
in premarital sex, homosexuality, and the use of
I remember when the Bible was banned and/or
challenged for being "pornography and obscene"
in Alaska and Pennsylvania in 1993.
I remember when the The Autobiography of
Malcolm-X was challenged in Flordia in 1994--
because it was "racist against white people"
I remember when Jambo Means Hello: The Swahili
Alphabet was charged with "degrading white
children" although it was a book for white children to
understand the African-American culture much better.
I remember when Daddy's Roomate was removed
by most libraries by most of the United States---for
PARADOX VS THE WICKED SHITPARADOX VS THE WICKED SHIT in Songs & Lyrics More Like This
cnjunxtin: dirty bitches these days are exposed & outdated,
your dimensions are the ones that i have created,
so keep this shit silent & let me start raping.
i need you to do a favor & shut the fuck up,
dont try to act hard as a dick and try to step up,
cas ill slap you with a hard nine inch cock,
like nine inch nails being represented on the block,
done underestimate the mother of all cunts,
cas dripping blood the the one who cut your mothers cunt,
prettypolitika: so you wanna taste this?
let me ask you not to fake this,
your fine flip lips are making hips rip while i trip
to the latest grip of something that makes your whip
i gotta fight it make it right kid
take you outside and curb your fucking clit
what...you cant taste this, dont mess with wicked hate shit
cnjunxtin: i dont like to taste shit, especially bitches with ashy lips,
i know you didnt think you could fuck with this dripping talent,
i\'ll do you from the back, but shouldnt i panic?
i\'ll twist y