Forgot your password?

We just sent you an email, containing instructions for how to reset your password.

Sign in

  • 20 years old,

    bare dorm room,

    November dark,

    somewhere above

    heavy metal takes on the Grateful Dead.

    Books on the desk,


    tattered notebook,

    scored with

    scribbled lines.

    Late for class,

    I pause

    caught by the mirror.

    Ponytail askew,

    red-eyed and hollow

    from too much weed.

    Is this life,

    I ask.

    10,000 stories,

    33 years

    12 jobs,

    6 times zones ,

    two oceans,

    a continent,

    a hemisphere,


    Dark May morning,

    late for work,

    the mirror catches me,

    bathroom lights harsh

    and unforgiving,

    I pause

    Thinning hair,

    lined by winds


    and smiles.


    is life.

    I grin.

Better browser, please.

To view Cowbird, please use the latest version of Chrome, Safari, Firefox, Opera, or Internet Explorer.