Time to do

or that
everyday task
to new beat.

Slow to fast
fast to infinity
Don’t stop.

Keep the sounds
in your head
then release.

You birthed
a new day!


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 appears weekly on Oddball Magazine.