Month: May 2016

I’m Proud of Myself

For knowing that my story is not what happens to me but what I make of it For teaching myself to sail when I was 14 For falling in love again and again (My heart is like the fucking energizer bunny). For moving on For the success I had in my twenties For the success…

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The American: Rough Draft 

I grew up American: Stymied by the hopes and dreams and fears of generations Largely unknown and lonely Always coming or going, rising or falling; Oh how we live on tomorrow Our culture mass produced by those few cities it pays notice to; Our myths massed produced, And the color and character of a nation…

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What Other Myth Could I Live

Writer, Businessman, Poet, Lover, Man, All that I ever was all along, All that I feared I would never be Funny how I ever thought I wouldn’t become me Funny how the wild things, once teeming with wild dreams, Now whisper their secrets to me – What other myth could I live. In my darkest…

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