What Will The World Be Like Without Any Toy Stores?!?

WSJ: Toys ‘R’ Us Plans to Close Another 200 Stores Toys ‘R’ Us announced that they will be closing another 200 stores. As a result, approximately 4500 people will be losing their jobs, which are comprised of both retail and corporate jobs. This news is most certainly heartbreaking to a lot of those people who…

Make the pieces fit

Make the pieces fit Sometimes you just can’t, because: Don’t forget to laugh

If you choose to stay off of social media are you being antisocial?

Merriam Webster’s Definition of antisocial: 1 : averse to the society of others : unsociable 2 : hostile or harmful to organized society; especially : being or marked by behavior deviating sharply from the social norm I don’t currently engage in any forms of social media. I thought I did, until I was recently told…

How does it feel to not fit in?

It feels like s—- It feels like you’re worthless It feels like there is something wrong with you Like you can’t communicate with people Like there’s something to lose And at the same time Like there’s nothing to lose It feel feels like you’re not there You hold this pain inside A burning pain You…

The Pencil Is Mightier Than The Pen

The pencil is mightier than the pen Because; like life, the pencil is made for mistakes The pen does not allow for mishaps Although, it never breaks The pencil can be rendered useless When too much pressure is applied Although, changes cannot be made Once the ink has dried The pen is used for signatures…

Peter Rabbit And The Tasteless Bunny Allergy Joke Blunder

As you may already know, there is a scene in the new Peter Rabbit movie where “Peter and his bunny friends gang up on their nemesis, Mr. McGregor, by pelting him with blackberries, even though he is allergic to them. When one berry lands in his mouth, he begins to choke before injecting himself with…

The Honeymooners to Seinfeld: Technology Over TV’s Timeline

When I was a kid I remember watching TV shows with my dad and him explaining things to me that I thought were completely ridiculous, like a phone number being comprised of letters and numbers. There’s an episode of the Honeymooners where Ralph and Alice Kramden get a telephone. In the episode of the Honeymooners,…

Oh So Brooklyn: The Stoop!

The Stoop Base for tag Safe space Our place Familiar faces Your stoop or mine? Made no difference All the same Home plate Skinned knees Fun games Junk food Our conversation place Kisses Growing up Summer nights Yellow street lights A blackout Sun’s warmth remained Our place Our space The Stoop

The Rock In My Shoe

The rock in my shoe Wonder, how did it get there? Guess, no way to know PS: please tell me what your interpretation of this poem in the comments section!