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sketch of discourses on polyamory & monogamy from “Erotophilia”

A Deeper Look Into the Psychology of Contemplating a Theory “What did he look for in them? What attracted him to them? Isn’t making love merely an eternal repetition of the same? Not at all. There is always the small part that is unimaginable. When he saw a woman in her clothes, he could naturally […]

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two passages from “I; From Self Awareness to Esteem to Actualization in Solitude and in Good Company (i.e., in and out of episodes of loneliness)”

These passages are from a prosimetrum I’m writing, essentially, about self esteem and self actualization both from philosophical and psychological points of view especially. Along with two verses I’m also including the epigraph and the prologue… “What is unique about the ‘I’ hides itself exactly in what is unimaginable about a person. All we are […]

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“shock waves” (from 5/18/20 draft of “Coronavirus2019”)

This is the opening passage of my work in progress on the psychological/personal, socio-cultural, political and economic impact of the Covid19, at least as can be expressed from my own point of view. This piece has been in the works since roughly March 11, 2020

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4/16/20 draft from “death toll” (a section from “Covid19”)

I’ve been working on a hybrid piece of rhymes and footnotes (roughly 30 pages in total as of now) about the experience of processing the Covid19 pandemic since mid March before social distancing measures had been announced. The piece is divided into sections and explores many different aspects of this awful event including what it’s […]

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drafts from “Erotophilia”

[UPDATED 5/3/20: So my plan as of now is to share more of the “drafting process.” Since my last update to this blog post I’ve made several changes to this piece, formerly “Love & Compassion for Self & Others” and also briefly titled “Polyamory.” Now the working title is “Erotophilia” (see the beginning of the […]

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passage from draft of “Freedom & Maximalism

or: A Contemplation into questions of free will, knowledge, identity, genre, hybridity in the abstract and the concrete… (a poem about psycho-epistemology, and aesthetics)”– 1)for short, critics may wish to refer to this poem as “Freedom & Maximalism” … References   [ + ] 1. ↑ for short, critics may wish to refer to this poem as […]

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Why blog, music I’m into lately, my prose-poetry thought/experiment…

WHY BLOG Right now I am blogging as a means of thinking out loud. Every have one of those days when thoughts seem to be storming from every direction really fast? Racing thoughts. Plus, sometimes caffeine has a stronger than usual effect, plus, actually I got a good night’s sleep last night! And so right […]

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poem (draft in progress): Coronavirus 2019

Meantime life outside goes on All around you -Bob Dylan 1  “Talk of the town” That Covid nineteen More like talk of the world– for it strikes me from what I’ve seen with all these disrupted routines trips to the pharmacy and grocery store where there was no more hand sanitizer for sale (did you […]

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A few remarks in the midst of my "social distancing"

It has been awhile since I have written a blog post (I haven’t felt compelled to do so since right around when I decided to stick to my plan to start graduate school; I do not want to be vain, conceited, or “blog” simply to see my voice in words online so to speak) but […]

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On Driving

These last few months, I’m driving significantly more than I ever used to and for the most part I quite love it.  The only major exception is my susceptibility to exceptional eye strain.   (In the fall of 2018 when I finally developed a conviction that I had some kind of undiagnosed eye problem, my new […]