Friday, January 29, 2010

On Duty

sirens shatter quiet
red engines fly down the street
emergencies call

Thursday, January 28, 2010

BACON!! part deux

fresh roll with mustard
enclose 'dog made of bacon
The Swinery rocks!

The Swinery is a local butcher shop that has a place in West Seattle near Arcane Comics. I get lunch there whenever I can.

Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Low Expections

quickly ordering
double americano
alas, they have rice

Tuesday, January 26, 2010

Back Again

going back to school
a daunting proposition
at my advanced age

Monday, January 25, 2010

Arrrrgh! v2

family of tourists
slowly walks in front of you
blocking the sidewalk

Sunday, January 24, 2010

Just because...

jumping at shadows
seeing evil everywhere
not the best of days

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Atypical Winter Day

skyscraper reflects
dazzling light from cloudless sky
blinding observer

Friday, January 22, 2010

Rock'em Sock'em Corporations

Supreme Court decides
corporations are people-
punch one in the mouth

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Executive Doubts

the President waits
no one really knows quite why
will he fight for us?

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Caffeine and Pie

red pizza oven
appears in All City shop
pie with my latte?

Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Bus Irritation #2335

chronically late bus
throws my day off and irks me
when will it appear

Monday, January 18, 2010

Pioneer Square Station 3:45 PM

police van collects
bicycles and cop riders
afternoon shift done

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Alaska Junction Night

street light and store sign
neon and halogen glow
lighting the Junction

Saturday, January 16, 2010

All City Status

drinking my latte'
waiting for my love to come
playing on the web

Friday, January 15, 2010

Little &#$@

meowing feline
expressing his displeasure
drives me from my home

Thursday, January 14, 2010


earthquake in Haiti
brings out the racist pundits
to blame Obama

Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Glaring Spitter

crusty old man spits
catches my disgusted look
and shoots me a glare

Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Thanks Boss

that's great but do more
while I leave to play my game
while your back is turned

Monday, January 11, 2010

Na na na na na

loud mouthed bus riders
give their opinions on all
alas hellish ride

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Freakin' Fares

Metro fares increase
bumped up a quarter a ride
happy damn new year

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Craaaaazy Boid

seagull cries aloud
complaining to the whole world
about what, who knows

Friday, January 8, 2010

Rudeness can kill

waiting for lattes
someone tries to cut in front
resist urge to kill

Thursday, January 7, 2010


getting free early
heading out for a latte'
could be a worse day

Wednesday, January 6, 2010


ten, fifteen and more
late except the day you are
then it's right on time

Tuesday, January 5, 2010

Uh Oh

bus broken at stop
driver smoking cigarette
hope that one's not mine

Monday, January 4, 2010

Half full?

a day off from work
very much needs to be done
just half accomplished

Sunday, January 3, 2010

Hawks vs Titans

Hawks fans tough it out
at least through the half time show
a real game for once?

Saturday, January 2, 2010

Bus Stop Safari #112

drunk at the bus stop
yelling "come on" at the bus
that's no where in sight

Friday, January 1, 2010


stand in the tunnel
wait like it is a Sunday
New Year's Day bus ride