Does Thou’s t Die A Nugget or a Chicken

“Was that chicken aspiring to be a nugget?” I said to myself, While driving to a prison in Delaware; “Or was Purdue not good enough?” There it lay on its side, On the side of the divide Just from the Blue Mountain highway. “Did it commit suicide? And jump from that chicken-ridden semi?” “Can a […]

Revisiting Ernest Becker’s Denial of Death, A Contemplative Review

I had a dream, in my twenties, that I was in a white room, a very bright one, and it felt okay, even curious. Then suddenly, a shadow began to slowly envelop the room. As the darkness increased, I became more and more terrified. The darkness, almost at its very darkest, gave me more terror […]

Coming Fast or Slow

I thought he’d come for me, uh huh, Come fast you see But Ebola too slow, and that may be good, uh huh No Ebola No blast of vomit kissing my virgin eyeball, oh yuk No lost chunks on my door knob tempting sticky fingers, you see and flickering tongues, uh nah, It’s the wrong […]