Catch-22

You are unhappy ’cause you’re too damn smart for your own good -Is not an explanation I can accept For my unhappiness because my “Smartness” will reject that hypothesis under “not enough evidence” And there we have it My intellect and my happiness are in An alleged tango of catch-22. It is a ridiculous notion… Continue reading Catch-22

Catch-22

You are unhappy ’cause you’re too damn smart for your own good -Is not an explanation I can accept For my unhappiness because my “Smartness” will reject that hypothesis under “not enough evidence” And there we have it My intellect and my happiness are in An alleged tango of catch-22. It is a ridiculous notion… Continue reading Catch-22

“Curls”

Twists, tangles, swirls, and cobwebs Labyrinths and dead ends Psychedelic colors and all those damned voices Nightmares and imaginary friends And fractured memories Hopes, disappointments, fears, Vulnerabilities, softness Strengths, all bad thoughts All wicked needs All the kamikaze schemes. You look at my curls and say, “What magnificent hair!” I just see an extension of… Continue reading “Curls”