Tagged: corporations

the corporations

the corporations
will always find us first, before
anyone else can

rattle our address off the
tip of their tongues, lick a stamp
.
20200304:0710
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after one too many

after one too many
cheerful reviews from
the industry about
industry products, a
renewed realization
that the media was
meant to sell more
media, and there
weren’t meant to
be many choices
beyond tuning in
.
20200302:0745
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let’s be up to our

let’s be up to our
eyeballs in denial, free is
never quite free, once

you’ve strapped in for the ride, exchanged
parts of you that make up the whole
.
20170406:2103
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for six months, Citi

for six months, Citi
has been sending me
embossed invitations to
increase my credit
limit, courtesy of
age and the dental
bills that accompany
a life of chewing none
too thoughtfully. with
a bit of wear and
tear, the texture
becomes quite
delicious, that familiar
corporate-identity-
blue (Pantone 288)
laced across the
buttercreamy envelope,
like icing on a cake –
my fingers are
just as dirty
.
20170123:2305
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when you discover that

when you discover that
they have an army to help
you feel just shy of

flawless, you realize that
maintenance is meaningless
.
20150501:0939
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