everything is a competition unless I’m losing and then fuck off not everything has to be a competition asshole
daily reminder that it is okay to put yourself first
you deserve to be in a relationship with a person who doesnt make you compete for their affection and never has you guessing where you stand with them
TOUR ENDS THIS WEEK
Being drunk does not excuse cheating.
Being drunk does not excuse rape.
Being drunk does not excuse being an asshole.
Being drunk does not excuse shitty and destructive behavior.
Being drunk is not an excuse.
Control yourself or don’t drink.
Poems are written and absorbed, silently and aloud, in prisons, in prairie kitchens, urban basement workshops, branch libraries, battered women’s shelters, homeless shelters, offices, a public hospital for disabled people, an HIV support group. A poet can be born in a house with empty bookshelves. Sooner or later, s/he will need books."