Anne Boyer | My Common Heart


found something to hold on to


Forty eight days ago I turned forty one. Forty days ago I found a lump in my left breast. Thirty seven days ago it began to hurt. Thirty five days ago I was told there was a ninety five percent likelihood it was cancer. Twenty seven days ago I was told that it was at least stage two. Twenty…

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an excerpt from ‘Mother of a Machine Gun’ by Michael J Seidlinger is up at Similar Peaks, check it out

ceiling white by Catch Business


if it’s possible to help

and still do nothing

why read the news

throw away

memories and associations

not soft enough

to hold on to when we can’t sleep

but maybe i am

people care about the person you are with

tell yourself that and you will care about

the person you are with


until it doesn’t matter nothing’s changed

but we aren’t the same

22nd century lit published my poem ! u should read this and all the pretty poems they’ve been sharing <3


On Sunday, August 17, May-Lan Tan & I will be the Artists in Residence at Ace Hotel New York as part of Tumblr’s residency guest curation. May-Lan & I are collaborating on a durational performance in one of the hotel rooms. Documentation will be featured on the Marina Abramovic Institute’s Immaterial.


new mascot itching for new content 😽

submit for my kitty’s sake 

plus a brief guide to flarf poetry