‘Internet compressed maximalism,’ part 1 (if the term isn’t yet coined); also known as ‘On chronic indecisiveness version # 2)

“ ‘Internet-compressed maximalism,’ part 1, (if the term isn’t yet coined[1]); also known as ‘On chronic indecisiveness-version #2’” *I dedicate this poem to Dr. Rosa Soto, Ben Nobuto, Dr. Stefano Eroclino, Nick Levey, Dr. Martha Witt, Dr. John Parras, Professor Christopher Salerno, Dr. Phillip Cioffari, and Dr. Leonard Winogora who encouraged and assisted my attempts … Continue reading ‘Internet compressed maximalism,’ part 1 (if the term isn’t yet coined); also known as ‘On chronic indecisiveness version # 2)

On wanting to be a rich prosimetrist or ‘physics #2’ or ‘a third iteration of a sketch of a philanthropist reflecting on being rich’ (Bernards, NJ; between Monday, September 21st and Friday, October 9th, 2020)

Bernards New Jersey, Between Monday, September 21st and Friday, October 9th, 2020 “On wanting to be a rich prosimetrist or ‘physics #2’ or ‘a third iteration of a first sketch of a philanthropist reflecting on being rich’” For Ashley https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgFXQTA-1NY How surprisingly exciting! For the first time in my 21 years or so[1] of creative … Continue reading On wanting to be a rich prosimetrist or ‘physics #2’ or ‘a third iteration of a sketch of a philanthropist reflecting on being rich’ (Bernards, NJ; between Monday, September 21st and Friday, October 9th, 2020)

Contemplating karma with respect to Trump, Covid 19, and the election (Biden/Harris 2020 ‘Unity Over Division’ ‘my candidates are Joe Biden*Kamala Harris for the soul of our nation (Bernards, NJ; Between Wednesday Sept. 23 & Friday Oct. 2, 2020)

Bernards, NJ; Between Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020 and Friday, October 2nd, 2020: “Contemplating karma with respect to Trump, Covid19, and the election (Biden/Harris 2020 ‘Unity Over Division’ ‘my candidates are Joe Biden * Kamala Harris for the Soul of our Nation [1]’)” “I am downhearted not, although it seems/ The new birth is abortive in … Continue reading Contemplating karma with respect to Trump, Covid 19, and the election (Biden/Harris 2020 ‘Unity Over Division’ ‘my candidates are Joe Biden*Kamala Harris for the soul of our nation (Bernards, NJ; Between Wednesday Sept. 23 & Friday Oct. 2, 2020)

A portrait-sketch of a cool optimist named Alyosha Comey learning how to relax– sketched from a compressed/simplified maximalist perspective/point of view (Bernards, New Jersey; between Sunday, September 20th, 2020 and Friday, September 25th, 2020)

Bernards, New Jersey; between Sunday, September 20th, 2020 and Friday, September 25th, 2020 A portrait-sketch of a cool optimist named Alyosha Comey learning how to relax-- sketched from a compressed/simplified maximalist perspective/point of view. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fdj2u22x8f0 Alyosha Comey did not believe in happiness per se, so he wouldn’t have called it that, but he finally learned … Continue reading A portrait-sketch of a cool optimist named Alyosha Comey learning how to relax– sketched from a compressed/simplified maximalist perspective/point of view (Bernards, New Jersey; between Sunday, September 20th, 2020 and Friday, September 25th, 2020)

A lad (or is he a ‘bloke?’) hopes life can reach near Utopia. (Version #2 of -‘Dreaming on’ one ‘Starry Night’ Waiting for that ‘New York Minute’ when ‘Everything Can Change b/c ‘It’s Better Than Drinking Alone’- (Bernards, NJ, b/t Wed. Sept 16th & 18th, 2020)

Bernards, NJ; between Wednesday, September 16th  & 18th, 2020: A lad (or is he a “bloke?”) hopes life can reach a near Utopia. (Version #2 of ‘Dreaming On’ 1)One ‘Starry Night’ Waiting for that ‘New York Minute’ When ‘Everything Can Change’ b/c ‘It’s Better Than Drinking Alone’” *Dedicated to Dr. Martha Witt, Aime Sanchez, Meagan … Continue reading A lad (or is he a ‘bloke?’) hopes life can reach near Utopia. (Version #2 of -‘Dreaming on’ one ‘Starry Night’ Waiting for that ‘New York Minute’ when ‘Everything Can Change b/c ‘It’s Better Than Drinking Alone’- (Bernards, NJ, b/t Wed. Sept 16th & 18th, 2020)

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1. One ‘Starry Night’ Waiting for that ‘New York Minute’ When ‘Everything Can Change’ b/c ‘It’s Better Than Drinking Alone’

The great information flood (William Paterson University ((Wayne)) & Bernards, NJ; Between Tuesday, February 25th & Tuesday, September 15th, 2020)

***WILLIAM PATERSON UNIVERSITY (WAYNE) & BERNARDS, NJ; BETWEEN TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 25TH & TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH, 2020*** The great information flood  https://youtu.be/qTQe4qD8BWY “And it's a hard, and it's a hard, it's a hard, and it's a hardAnd it's a hard rain's a-gonna fall”Bob Dylan His mind was overstimulated  Too much, it seemed, needed to be articulated Every … Continue reading The great information flood (William Paterson University 1)Wayne & Bernards, NJ; Between Tuesday, February 25th & Tuesday, September 15th, 2020)

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1. Wayne

Dear readers, listeners, &/or viewers, (between approximately Thursday, June 4th & Monday, September 14th, 2020)

*BERNARDS, NJ; BETWEEN APPROXIMATELY THURSDAY, JUNE 4TH & MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 14TH, 2020* Dear readers, listeners, &/or viewers, As the brewer of this literary diary that I present to society I figured a brief introduction would serve the function   of explaining the thinking behind this production, its pieces of theoretical yet malleable meaning verbally sketching … Continue reading Dear readers, listeners, &/or viewers, (between approximately Thursday, June 4th & Monday, September 14th, 2020)

Creative Writing MFA Program Portfolio Application (December 14th, 2018)

Table Of Contents1. Dream Catcher2. Exclamation Point3. Perambulations4. The skyscrapers, not the cold, bitter wind5. Art6. Kavanaugh7. President Obama 1. Dream Catcher Fear of dying in my sleep…of dying in poverty, no career I climbed up to reflect on… just a plethora of aspirations and thoughts racing like a flock of thousands of birds headed … Continue reading Creative Writing MFA Program Portfolio Application (December 14th, 2018)