Our hearts tell the truth, even when what it has to say scares the shit out of us.
“Straight people don’t get a Pride Month!” Exactly.
“Good luck with your self-discovery, Ben!”
Run, walk, crawl, and ALWAYS be open to go someplace you didn’t plan. You might have been given a faulty map at the start.
Why did someone feel the need to turn this noun into a verb when “PUT IT ON YOUR CALENDAR” worked just fine ever since we had… calendars?
That wasn’t how the day was supposed to end…
Honesty is hardly ever heard, and mostly what I need from you.
This canvas was not meant to be pierced.
Different is good
Today’s prompt looks like a choice of two options. We were simply given “above/below” and told to write a stream … More
I can take criticism as well as the next guy.
The end was not what I had expected.
If you Capitalize Random Words, they hold more God Power. Little known fact. You’re welcome.
White. European. Straight. Cisgendered. Wealthy. Males. For them – the sky’s the limit.
I MUST BE DOING THIS WRONG.
I still didn’t read those pages of tiny font explaining my terms of acceptance…
please, please, please – don’t try to put me in a box.
Feelings are foreign to me; at least feelings over which I don’t have some sort of control.
I am currently calling us “Awake Ben” and “Sleeping Ben”, which (because I’m so clever, you know) works on a number of levels, both literally and figuratively.
So, it’s another day where my poetry fails to flow, but instead of retreating to the handy haiku, I’ve decided … More