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About philosopherpoet

Jon Ballam - Deep Thinker, Poet, Blogger, Mac Enthusiast.


theres a highway in my mind a place where unconscious insects punctuate the pavement while intrepid tyre marks show me where the voices become giddy and abruptly pause   often we’re the collar-ed           caffeinated showered           shaved brazen           … Continue reading

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If I’m not a modern man, then I’m just a post traumatic heretical fleabag, a rebel with a cause, just one that’ll involve a plate load of legal tendons and a chance to cut the argument to the bone. Nature … Continue reading

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the nighttime singer

one pill nothing. except for the ether fragrance rising and falling between the pages of absence caught in the blankets. his head lies, his eyes continue to swim in the gyre of midnight. two pills flicker. the curves of the … Continue reading

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