Stuffed Animals by John Patrick Robbins

Stuffed Animals They closed the last toy store. The world had seemingly lost all its charm and every little bedwetter played with a tablet instead. The landscape was becoming dull as its newest inhabitants. There is nothing more strange than Continue reading Stuffed Animals by John Patrick Robbins

A View From The Wasteland by John Patrick Robbins

A View From The Wasteland After it all goes to shit I will still be around. Poets are like survivalist we existed off nothing to begin with. Then after the world goes to hell and it all resembles some odd Continue reading A View From The Wasteland by John Patrick Robbins

Tiki Bar Blues by John Patrick Robbins

Tiki Bar Blues He sat at the small bar he built alone. It was decorated perfectly every detail was to his liking. Once it knew the sounds of friends laughter. It knew life it held memories of what some would Continue reading Tiki Bar Blues by John Patrick Robbins

Love Like A Editor by John Patrick Robbins

Love Like A Editor I was on a losing slump. I wasn’t insane I knew the cards I held were shit but I kept playing the game. I was the hero of my bullshit and somehow on occasion made others Continue reading Love Like A Editor by John Patrick Robbins

The Devil Woke Me Up Early by John Patrick Robbins

The Devil Woke Me Up Early He never knocked he just walked on in without warning as usual . There was no grand entrance no smoke and mirrors or creepy organ music. I guess I would make all the freaks Continue reading The Devil Woke Me Up Early by John Patrick Robbins

Indulge Me Sweetheart by John Patrick Robbins

Indulge Me Sweetheart Behind a locked door, phone off the hook, and a New York winter outside. We vanished within each other and sweetheart the time was a bliss that still tastes of pleasures we can only consume once. Old Continue reading Indulge Me Sweetheart by John Patrick Robbins

Old Crow Can’t Cure Everything by John Patrick Robbins

Old Crow Can’t Cure Everything Words had slowed for the moment and I was on a hell of a binge. Maybe the page and me were going through a separation. Some thought I was losing steam others thought I was Continue reading Old Crow Can’t Cure Everything by John Patrick Robbins

Hookers Are Cheaper Than Happiness by John Patrick Robbins

Hookers Are Cheaper Than Happiness I had washed my scars in a over excessive life and embraced every reminder in pain and found memories. I had a few then had a few more. Loved , Lost and often found I Continue reading Hookers Are Cheaper Than Happiness by John Patrick Robbins

To A Overdue Muse by John Patrick Robbins

To A Overdue Muse From the whiskey fueled binges to the long nights in between. You were there when you never had to be. My words serve me always but they found an audience long before them with you. And Continue reading To A Overdue Muse by John Patrick Robbins