The Weather Inside My Mind —Intellectual Shaman

the weather inside my mind changes like fair Easterlies until islands of bad energy consume my soul and soul-sucking tasks get done effortlessly my creativity loves chaos and so, cleaning closes my mind forcing a new direction with artificial power unwilling to allow a mess. I’m making the waves as my universe shuts down untilContinue reading “The Weather Inside My Mind —Intellectual Shaman”

You Can Be Happy – Intellectual Shaman

When the world is crashing down and it’s a sin to smile and all the people are hysterical with chemicals shooting through their brains like love, like hate, like fear, like loneliness and you have been wondering why you read philosophy Suddenly, the dawn breaks… You eat hope like dessert with a big cherry onContinue reading “You Can Be Happy – Intellectual Shaman”

The Kindness Award – Intellectual Shaman (Poetry for Finding the Meaning in the Madness)

A Man in his Apartment is staring at the city where the night notices things a motorcycle cruising along a quiet street making sound muted during the day We need disruption things that don’t go our way mysteries so we have something to puzzle over Kindness is not threatening so it rarely ever wins butContinue reading “The Kindness Award – Intellectual Shaman (Poetry for Finding the Meaning in the Madness)”

An Investment in Interesting – The Intellectual Shaman

I can’t get to the truth the same way twice because magic is the man who does impractical things Beaten pathways are trod-on by hard-hitting people their meaning is confirmed by money but Death is the only currency Why is it that a stranger has more love than a best friend? Position, fame, and materialContinue reading “An Investment in Interesting – The Intellectual Shaman”

Never There – Intellectual Shaman (Poetry for Finding Meaning in the Madness)

across an angry ocean of emptiness my little boat floats enduring sea sickness and poor navigation tossed by wind whistling from many directions I mute my colors pulling down my sails and my flag it was a journey from one land to another Now, it’s life on the sea peaceful in its protest learning toContinue reading “Never There – Intellectual Shaman (Poetry for Finding Meaning in the Madness)”

Convince Me —Intellectual Shaman

Why is it that the human race always tries to convince me? Drive this car like me like her buy this house care what I have to say politics “you’re either for us or against us.” “I am for myself.” “you are so selfish,” they might say for the most part, I just want toContinue reading “Convince Me —Intellectual Shaman”

The Laughing Lighthouse —Intellectual Shaman

As beauty fades and we no longer have the desire to repent and the places we knew close and the people who smiled at us die and the shadows of ourselves no longer show up under the sun lost photographs and memories are all that we have left and I don’t know about you butContinue reading “The Laughing Lighthouse —Intellectual Shaman”

My Fantastic Car —Intellectual Shaman

If people could look under the hood of my car they would be shocked to find what makes it go without an engine or oil it’s traveled far taken by a magical momentum There are no mechanisms or directions and still it moves to far away beaches where the wind grass blows its rusty bodyContinue reading “My Fantastic Car —Intellectual Shaman”

Salvation Sky – Intellectual Shaman

This is where I get off I won’t become what the world wants me to be What’s safe, is gone 2 AM silence speaks to me like darkness before the dawn before the man becomes a man and everything I am is forgotten. I pursue things I can’t see and fall in love with etherealContinue reading “Salvation Sky – Intellectual Shaman”

The Kite Flyers- Intellectual Shaman

Storm clouds were building, enormous towers of foreboding, blocking direct sunlight, while the mist sparkled in the air. Fields in Paradise Park were harsh green; rays cutting through the vapor, rainbows vanishing to reappear. Kite flyers flew their colorful diamonds against the thunderous backdrop, electricity in the air, with their black trench coats billowing behindContinue reading “The Kite Flyers- Intellectual Shaman”