A poem about the fun side of addiction.
Charter schools are agents of the school to prison pipeline, their lack of regulations make it almost impossible to actually teach, and their treatment of teachers is inexcusable.
Junior year I didn’t see much of Robert, I still hung out with Steve and the guys but Robert was rarely around, he had some girl friend junior year, Vicky, and he still had the heroine. I still didn’t know about the heroine yet, but every time I did see Robert, his arms and legsContinue reading “Trash of the Gods. Chapter 6. Junior Year, a chunk of life in 300 words or less.”
After that, Robert and I began to hang out more at his house after school. We would score our weed at the Strip mall then kick it in his room, doing the same thing we did at school. Get high and talk about literature. Ever since middle school, it felt like Robert and I wereContinue reading “Trash of the Gods Chapter 2. The Tao of Conversation”
Chapter 6 Bored in Boise Jack didn’t leave Sacramento as fast as he would have liked. He merely wandered the streets trying to find his way out, and in the process he somehow he ended up back downtown. He decided to take in what sights he could. He visited Old Town Sacramento and J andContinue reading “Gramercy, The Journey of Jack Lewis. Chapter 6”
Chapter 4 Jack Lewis, Meet Lewis Carroll Jack didn’t awake to the sounds and smells of a fresh breakfast. This time Jack awoke to Alex’s loud vomiting in the bathroom. It was 11 a.m. on a Sunday morning, Kobe and Fiona were still slumped in a hangover coma on their respective claims of the couch.Continue reading “Gramercy, The Journey of Jack Lewis. Chapter 4”
Chapter 2 Jack’s New Friends For the first few nights Jack just crashed, tentless, in empty lots and beaches. He had pinched and saved little bits of money over the years by trading with some of the other prisoners, but it certainly wasn’t much and it certainly wouldn’t last very long. Eventually Jack decidedContinue reading “Gramercy, The Journey of Jack Lewis. Chapter 2”
Chapter 1 Jack Lewis, We Hardly Know Ye Crime to Judge Bachman was a choice. It does not matter what you see Judge Bachman for, you will see the fullest sentence for it. May god help you if it’s your third strike. It was Jack Lewis’ third strike. Jack Lewis in the eyes of theContinue reading “Gramercy, The Journey of Jack Lewis. Chapter 1”
Mark your calendars. Check out the sneak preview. Read each new chapter every Sunday. Join Jack on his journey out of prison and into the real, weird, modern world. GRAMERCY, The Journey of Jack Lewis, premieres TOMORROW November 9th!!!