Arsene Hodali Poems
There Will Come Soft Rains
There will come soft rains And the rooftops will cry music And the eukaryotes will dance
Busy Hands Don'T Hold Razors, Busy Hands...
My Mom Talks To The Air But She Doesn’t ...
this morning i found myself talking to my pillow, seriously! i told it, stop it! be still
What Adam Writes
Because there are moments (like when it suddenly hails in spring
My Will Of Won’ts Of These Words
these words these words will not - hold you close - open you up
Written While Reading Infinite Jest In A...
there’s something …about sitting in a full room hungry (no one will ever know) …about y̶o̶u̶r̶ this
A Couple Of Definitions
To enjoy something means ‘to be in Joy’ Ex. a man feeds a baby ice-cream And the baby’s eyes croon of her being in Joy; Dancing, for all of two seconds, in front of this man
Destined For Greatness
the moment of your death will catch someone, by surprise you will cause a heartbeat to skip and i know that’s enough think of it this way
William James Sidis
It’s the pause after The question’s asked That eventually kills you
Victory, And Victory!
Laughing is the only way to get back at the universe because it can’t understand why you would
they speak of how my feet will bleed, sharp rocks and junkie needles, blackened hardened soles. they sermonize on, the pain of thorns and nails. (i find this ironic.) exuberantly rant, about the comfort and wide selection of shoes. i rebut. speak of how i didn't even listen when they warned me of night-found lego-pains; of how i plucked them out, scrunch-faced and teary-eyed, and built things with them.
The Dog Of The System
How noticeable d̶o̶ the silent need to be before they're silent
Funny How, Lennon’s Still A John Through...
Mama, i’ve seen a shy man play a mean guitar I’ve seen him play oh my god! Like he’s met the devil like His father had a biblical name
Thanks For Your Trouble
keep on your toes child there is always a cookie jar
Breaking news! young man throws bricks at windows
figures out what he wants to be when he grows:
brick one fell
on a mad man
and he made toe sound
brick two fell
on a wise man
and he made no sound
brick three fell
on a dead man
and he made no sound