Tag Archives: Creative Writing

Feeding Frenzy

My blog friend Suchie sent me a message all the way from India to request that I write a song about pizza, donuts, and coffee. I don’t drink coffee, I haven’t had a donut since 2018 (I think), but I … Continue reading

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Bust The Writing Rut

The first thing you need to know about a writing rut is that it can happen to anyone. It can happen to you. It can happen to your friend. It can happen to your dog. It can happen to your … Continue reading

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Breakdown

Are you lost on the side of the road can I take you some place you call home feeling empty and bare it’s a lonely place up there you can do this, I know you, I’ll show you but now there’s water falling above … Continue reading

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Let Me Be Right

If you stay in the boat long enough, it’ll start to turn The dark room you hide in will be filled with light The frame on the floor and the picture by the door They will shine brighter than ever … Continue reading

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Circle

Songs don’t change, they’re the lucky ones Maybe we follow a different tune Sitting in front of a slot machine Hoping, wishing, praying Searching for luck because this is where it is found I hit the jackpot We won Now what? … Continue reading

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Pizza Sickness

Time to try something new. Don’t ask me how this idea came about – it’s a long story. But if you don’t like it, you can blame my best friend Chris. If you like it, though, you can give me … Continue reading

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Paulo’s Kitchen: Steak Frights

Are we on? We are? Okay. Hi everybody, Chef Paulo here! We are back on the air after a long hate us. Thank you for… Stage Director: You mean, “hiatus”. We were on a long hiatus. Start over. No, I don’t. … Continue reading

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Mississippi

The chill I felt that day is still warm I am staring at myself but there is no mirror No one is moving and I cannot hear A hood blocks out the noise A single tear breaks the silence Who … Continue reading

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Up All Night

Welcome back to the night The sun goes down It’s just beginning Birds sleep Tonight Dark Lights out Mine turns on The streets are bare Lungs fill with fresh air Another bite of the donut Better ask for six Get them … Continue reading

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It Was Probably Nothing

NOTICE: This piece of fiction is the official sibling (it’s not a sequel; you’ll see what I mean) to my post from Wednesday – It Was Nothing. Which means, you must read that post first in order to understand what is … Continue reading

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