my body and mind feel like endless poop before 8 am
how do people exist at this time of day?
how did my body do this in high school?
Straight Talk is now available at Quimby’s and will soon be added to 3rd Language’s zine distro!
Straight Talk is a mini-zine that functions as a poetic dictionary. It focuses specifically on defining words and phrases beginning with the word “straight” such as “straight face,” “straight forward,” and “straight jacket.” By examining these definitions in a curated order, Straight Talk playfully explores language, definitions, and identity.
horoscopes from yourself to yourself.
things change slowly in your body things change slowly in your heart
think about a pimple, sometimes it takes three weeks for a little pimple just to grow and emerge from the surface of your skin, and thats possibly one of the most inconsequential things your body can make
now think about your brain, your brain’s a big muscle, its like a big processing plant that all your experiences and emotions go through
now if it takes a pimple three weeks to process how long can a felling last, six weeks, a month, a year?
we process some things and some experiences very fast, we go from indoor lighting to outdoor lighting, we have short conversations that roll off of us like drops of water
but there are other things that work inside us, that work their way through us and change us, and sometimes they take a while to understand.