things you’re doing feel more real
if you’re paying to be wherever you’re doing the doing
somewhere you’ve spent your last five dollar bill
for a concoction that comes from other continents
isn’t this what they meant when they said
that all successes must pay their dues?
Not often but more frequent these days are the Starbucks coffee shops where single men take their notebooks. While it is obvious that most people hold their pens with their right hands, illnesses and misfortune come more frequently as one ages. Some people, though not many any more, still live on farms. But they could write in the kitchen and mail things out if they wanted to.
– Koon Woon, “Mostly…”