Frank

Twice now, in the mornings when I’ve circled the lawn, a bird has flown straight into my head. The first time it scared me. I looked for a nest, considering myself a threat (even though I felt more like the victim), but when it circled back around again, I grew so angry at the damned creature that I began screaming profanities at it right outside a stranger’s front door, and ran away like a child being bullied on the playground. 

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You Make Today Better

I make today better for Brandi, a woman who has loved me through things that I thought might be final straws. I make today better for my mom, who is a shining light in this world, and whose light shines on me. I make today better for my sister, who told me how much she loved me yesterday after a nightmare she didn’t want to repeat…

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My Life Enchanted

I will be honest with you – I went through a time when I didn’t want to do any more podcasts because I felt like I didn’t have anything new to say, and I didn’t want to keep encouraging people to listen to the same conversation over and over again…

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Answering A Question...

If your birthday already has come and gone this 2019, I’m going to be reaching out to you and everyone who I haven't hit up this year the next couple of days… Give me at least that long to get organized, and I’ll write you as soon as I can. 

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Know Thyself

Learning about not ignoring who I am for the sake of being what I imagine others might want me to be. Learning to be okay with what MY gut says. With what MY convictions are. With being known for who I actually am. With risking the conflict. With asserting myself…

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The Squishy, Alien Middle

Craig Brain is not Your Brain or My Brain, but neither must unity be predicated upon uniformity, and I would not be the person that I am today without the gross (pun intended), squishy alien matter inside of this dude’s skull…

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Happy Birthday, You Bleeding Eyeball

Cataracts is one year old today! I was afraid to release this album. Hell, I was afraid to write the album. I kept feeling like a drunk man standing in the middle of a teeter-totter with two people bouncing up and down on either side of me…

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My Top Ten Albums of 2018

I seem to have always attached music to memory, and it couldn't been the most godawful music of the year but if I happened to pair it right with the appropriate mixer to cover the taste, I'll still give it a nod of approval.

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