• Dtnixon commented on the post, beforehand 5 years, 4 months ago

    Beforehand, there’s a wrist.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, defended 5 years, 5 months ago

    He never really wanted to be a writer, so he used adverbs as much as possible. They defended him from being noticed or read by anyone.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, disciple 5 years, 5 months ago

    I am a disciple of alcohol tonight. I will learn from it, respect it, and put it on a pedestal. Then I will realize its secrets. It will tumble from the pedestal like me from my bar stool at 1 a.m.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, knee 5 years, 5 months ago

    I kneed to learn how to spell

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, oil 5 years, 5 months ago

    I’m 24 and I cannot reconcile the fact that for me to have a comfortable life, someone else must suffer.

    The bigger pictures is that oil must continue to flow for the greater good, while groups of people have their ways of life destroyed as a direct result of it.

    Debates on the subject often result in the statement “well oil is used for so…[Read more]

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, denim 5 years, 5 months ago

    I found anonymity in denim.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, lemon 5 years, 5 months ago

    When life gives you lemons, take those lemons and stop using this cliche because I’m tired of it being beaten to death.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, brisk 5 years, 5 months ago

    The brisk fall air welcomed me as I limped out of the car.

    I stopped to look. The sun was setting over the nearby mountains. It was the first sun we’d had in a few days of rain.

    There’s something reflective about those brief moments. That sliver of sunlight fills you with a hope you didn’t realize you were missing.

    I smiled and picked up…[Read more]

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, overcooked 5 years, 6 months ago

    My life is overcooked.

    I left my hopes in the oven too long.

    I spent too much time boiling the pleasures in my life.

    I couldn’t find the sweet spot. The spot that cooked them perfectly. I always chose too much.

    Too much. Until it was overcooked.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, braid 5 years, 6 months ago

    The two girls giggled.

    “Her braid is so ugly,” said one.

    “I know. Who did it, her mom?”

    They said it just loudly enough so Tammy would hear.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, songwriter 5 years, 6 months ago

    There are so many singer songerwriters these days.

    You don’t even need a good voice anymore, just a different one.

    Okay cool, you have a unique gravelly voice and you can play acoustic guitar to accompany it.

    There ain’t enough room for you AND Dan Mangan on my itunes.

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, scalp 5 years, 6 months ago

    She ran her hands through his scalp in the morning haze, in between snooze alarms.

    He sighed.

    And sat up.

    But she was gone

  • Dtnixon commented on the post, stamped 5 years, 6 months ago

    One time I took a stamp.

    I looked at it.

    I put it down.

    I don’t really need stamps anymore, it’s 2013.

    Sorry stamp.