poets are concerned with language, semiosis, and meaning. your relationship will be largely defined with how you communicate to each other, through both verbal and non-verbal cues. a poet will find some significance in nearly everything you say or do.
don’t date poets.
poets assign tremendous…
this is me dressed as my grandmother & also my grand-aunt who dresses similar to this both of whom I address as “ammachi” which is Malayalam for grandmother so this is me as an ammachi,
j/k this is just bc i was cold and slouching,
often I am cold and slouching I think
Very dangerous substance:
Chad Redden was treasurer for Friends of the Starter PokÈmon Society.
Kevin Bott was voted most likely to be ambassador for humanity when the robots win.
this is really good
I really hate the term “new sincerity” bc it presupposes that the current generation is reacting to 90s irony in some way when in reality the whole irony/sincerity binary was always silly & should be relegated to clueless-seeming interviews from that era with David Foster Wallace, who on the whole was not super insightful when it came to american culture.
After setting the timer on photobooth I wasn’t sure what pose to make and then before the flash went off I frantically started waving my arms around while retaining a neutral facial expression this has been VH1’s Behind The Selfie ty
I finally purchased a copy of Gregory Sherl’s The Oregon Trail is the Oregon Trail, and he wrote a nice little note on the inside cover for me.
Matthew Newton’s zine, In Case of Emergency Arrived. Newton has persistently been writing and publishing creative nonfiction for a long time now and I think it’s exciting that he is self-publishing in this undervalued, underfunded form.
You can buy Matthew’s zine here: http://www.etsy.com/listing/169946377/in-case-of-emergency-by-matthew-newton?ref=listing-shop-header-0
in my rotation:
Joey Bada$$ ft Capital Steez- Survival Tactics
Joey Bada$$ - World Domination
Solange - Lovers in the Parking Lot
Blood Orange - Time Will Tell
Blood Orange - It is What is Is
A$AP Rocky (ft. Action Bronson, Yelawolf, Big Krit, Joey Bada$$, Kendrick Lamar) - 1 Train
A$AP Rocky - Angels
Grimes - Oblivion
DAT Politics - Ghost Town
Belle and Sebastian - The Boy with Arab Strap