Home for a moment… a site to rest, a sight to see if you believe. Home for a moment… to check up on Ma and many faces. Home for a moment… for a quick test, for a quick little memory. Home for a moment… to change up my path to many places, then I’ll hit […]Read more "– the return –"
Under a roof… …within a window, covered with care… …watching the end fold. If this gable is not stable, best believe I’ll make it so. If my table is not able, please believe I’ll fix it so. ~ ~ D.J. WhisenantRead more "– stable gable –"
There is good on these grounds, I cannot dispute, and there is good in my letter to you. I take these words with a fever so mad, to give thanks to the employment I’ve had. ~ You could have taken in another pup, in the autumn crunch with so-so luck. Still, it was I, the riskiest choice, no […]Read more "– an epistle to hudson paper company –"
Place the weapon in your hand, or let them taste it from your lips. Does ‘revenge’ make you a man with each reload of ev’ry clip? ‘In the Name of the Father,’ so you state to us all, ‘we’ll destroy your sons and daughters.’ Welcome to your violent fall. ~ Shameless is your choice… such a […]Read more "– retaliation –"
A spirit like yours makes Bridgeport wonderful … a spirit like yours makes Connecticut kind … a heart like yours makes the world more bearable … and I’ll always bear weight for never making you mine … ~ Got me through the year, got the words out of me, got a dose of what could’ve been reality. Got […]Read more "– one last poem about elliott –"
Commonality amongst fallen kingdoms, shared traits amongst former kings – these are the patterns seen. Is it not an interchangeable fabric though? ~ ~ D.J. WhisenantRead more "– youngstown… bridgeport… san bernardino? –"
James is the illest… no, really – Jimmy is out with a stomach bug. Jay’s not chillin’… metaphorically, she’s paranoid and fired up. “Spray the store down with the Lysol you found!” That’s what she told me. “Wipe the keyboard, mouse, and the phone down,” once upon a morning. ~ Drippin’ and droppin’ I see, […]Read more "– drippin’ in lysol –"