Author Archives: jondrms
“Let’s have a civil conversation, you’ll see that I’m right.” “Woe to you teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You give a tenth of your spices-mint, dill, and cummin. But you have neglected the more important matters … Continue reading
There is a spirit in my blood that drives me to pay, drives me to play, drives me to drift. Once I tried to drown it. Once I tried to cut it out. Once I tried to put it to … Continue reading
A river runs through me, crooked and swift. Oft its banks are breached, its waters spill into the plain. Oft it recedes, exposing the bed. Sometimes I swim and sometimes I float. Always it carries me.
“Have you tried yelling for the guy that built the well to come pull you out? I’ll tell you what; I’ll start yelling for you.” Continue reading
I try to scrub clean drip by drip, but the stain’s as stubborn as ever. I pray to the faucet, but it just won’t run. They say, ” Pray the right words and maybe you’ll turn him on.” Never been … Continue reading
“There’s a man in the sky,” they say. His beard as long as the ocean deep. He’s paving his roads with American gold while is children convert all his enemies. “There’s a man upstairs,” they say. Clanging his chains … Continue reading