Category: Poems

The revolution will be televised (by Fox News)

The revolution will be televised Its participants, mischaracterized The narratives injected with lies To keep us misinformed and terrorized They’ve bled the truth from the signal They’re plugging into the mainstream feed Deeming context and causation As intel the public just doesn’t need Because that context makes villains of so many All complicit in our […]

New DJ Mydnyt/Angry Hippie Crossover – Life Lessons

Recently I listened to the Sunscreen Song again released under Baz Lurhman, which was based on a graduation speech that had been around the internet for a while in the 90’s. It got me thinking, and then well, writing my own bit of advice to the public. And while I always liked the song before, […]

For Troy!

And here I stand, My spirit shaken. As another innocent, Life was taken. The justice system Has failed again. This wasn’t just, It was revenge! Humanity suffered at the hands of hate. Trophy lives offered in the dark of night. A nation blinded at 11:08… More blood spilled to make things right. And here I […]

Breaking…

Breaking with the footage… People screaming, people crying. Tragic scenes of devastation Tragic scenes of people dying. This just in… There’s panic in the streets The reaper’s loosed from his cage. While in our houses we sit watching For all the world’s a stage. The siren’s ringing in our ears The fallout’s waiting to run […]

The Writer (2010)

On a cold winter’s eve On a train bound for nowhere, I met up with a writer Both far too haunted to sleep. So we took turns a-sharin Our attempts to tame the darkness, His words they overtook me, And I began to weep. He said, “Son, I’ve lived this life Out of notebooks and […]