When I woke up this morning
the SPIRIT slapped me upside my head!
There was no doubt,
This was my time.
The clock has been reset.
Be forewarned…
where I dream, walk, sit, breathe, live
and all other spaces I occupy now,
in the future, or existed in the past
have been officially declared


Janet Cormier is a painter, writes prose and poetry, and performs comedy. JC prefers different and original over pretty. She loves collecting stuff, but cleaning not so much. Janet also talks to strangers… a lot. Her column now appears weekly on Oddball Magazine.