What do we want?
When do we want it?
If we had it yesterday
We wouldn’t need to be out here today
Shouting for it
Mourning the unnecessary loss of life
That comes with the reality
That Now isn’t soon enough when u have lived
Hundreds of yesterdays…


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.