I can live. But I don’t own houses or anything. Some months there isn’t any money. You’re always trying to work out problems in your life. If everything is fine, then there’s no sense of really being involved in writing poetry and music that explores your life or the feelings about yourself. I don’t know what you’d write if you had no material to work with. You accumulate a lot of shit over your life from when you’re a kid, and you try and use it to grow something. I don’t want to be a professional; doing everything regardless of fallacy. - Billy Childish
We have to go to Ontario to find my dictionary. We need to look up the word bondable, which actually means:
5. A duty, promise, or other obligation by which one is bound.
Does another corporation own you? The law?
Slacker means: 1. one that shirks work or evades military duty 2. the waste left after the melting of ores and the separation of metal from them.
I want to know everything there is to learn. I want to take all of it and k…
The bathtub was scrubbed Windows too But someone knocked the china dolls off the windowsill Whitey won’t be happy I said I’m not happy I thought The things that make us crazy Crying on the couch May be the last thing we need But the only thing we have
I was up I was eating popcorn kernels Trying to save the world With words I think you were crying
You would be had you’d been awake
I can kind of remember how it went I was sitting in the shade of a tree On cracked patio stones surrounded by dying grass from too little rain Like a child on the hard ground It was you And this house I hope Cause a cat ran by And I’d like a cat again
The room was a prison of hot breath and heavy blankets I sat up from the bed Not careful of waking you Moved the sheet that covered the window to one side There were heaps of leaves being blown about tree stumps, shaded from the midday sun It was too late to be sleeping I wanted to be out there I thought I’d escape, and tried the window But you had already pulled me back in Under the wool blanket of your hot breathe and sweat