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Just a middle aged man that feels 50, acts like he’s 18 and tries to stay sane enough to continue functioning enough to tell stories and made someone laugh at some point some time.

Because it’s not worth winning if you can’t win big

Coach Reilly

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Sciamachy (n:) sham fighting for exercise or practice; a battle against imaginary enemies I’ve been having the reoccurring argument in my head that I have not been acting as crazy when having int...


February 28, 2019

Feb. 20 - Lachrymose in Posso's Prompts

Lachrymose (adj:) tearful or given to weeping. I am a crier. Always have been. Sometimes it’s the most random things I’ll cry about and it’s always bothered me - what’s wrong with me? Why am I cr...


February 28, 2019

Feb. 19 - Ilunga in Posso's Prompts

Ilunga (Bantu, n:) a person who is ready to forgive any abuse for the first time, to tolerate it a second time, but never a third time. Ilunga was voted by over 1,000 linguists as the hardest wor...


February 28, 2019

Feb. 18 - Retrophile in Posso's Prompts

Retrophile (n:) a lover of past eras and objects. I love my dad, I really do. Sometimes I speak ill of him, but we have almost never seen eye to eye other than his staunch liberal political views...


February 28, 2019

Feb. 17 - Anagapesis in Posso's Prompts

Anagapesis (n:) loss of feelings for someone who was formerly loved ; falling out of love. As this year has gone on, I have found it increasingly difficult to let go of the past. A lot of the sto...


February 28, 2019

Feb. 16 - Frisson in Posso's Prompts

Frisson (n:) a sudden strong feeling of excitement or fear; a thrill. I have an affliction for gambling. Those that know me know my savant like rattling of odds and ratios when it comes to things...


Twitterpated (adj:) infatuated or obsessed, in a state of nervous excitement It was weird, when I started writing this month, I actually thought about the first time I ever watched the Disney mo...


February 14, 2019

Feb. 14 - Sarang in Posso's Prompts

Sarang (korean, n:) love, affection. Today has been trying and hard. A girl I spent a good portion of my adult life with, near, as a partner, friend, passed away this time last year. Emotionally...


February 14, 2019

Feb. 13 - Acrostic in Posso's Prompts

Acrostic (n:) a poem, word puzzle, or other composition in which certain letters in each line form a word or words. I wrote this weeks ago, when I was still sad about being single and alone and b...


February 12, 2019

Feb. 12 - Whelve in Posso's Prompts

Whelve (v:) to bury something deep, to hide; to roll or surge over something I was engaged once. The only other person that knew killed herself on Valentine’s Day last year. I disappeared with ...


February 12, 2019

Feb. 11 - Cafuné in Posso's Prompts

Cafuné (noun, Brazilian Portugese) The act of caressing or tenderly running fingers through a loved one’s hair Michelle was definitely the first girl outside of the one I lost my virginity to in ...


Sphallolalia (n:) Flirtatious talk that leads nowhere. This might not even be relevant as a middle aged man, since I can only began to imagine what any female has to go through in the same settin...


Eccedentesiast (adj, neologism:) Someone who hides their true feelings behind a phony, happy attitude or smile. The amount of times I have heard that I am ‘hiding something in my eyes’ or ‘fake s...


February 12, 2019

Feb. 8 - Lacuna in Posso's Prompts

Lacuna (n:) an unfilled space or interval; a gap. a missing portion in a book or manuscript, a cavity or depression, especially in bone. You’d think after having testicular cancer that I’d either...


February 12, 2019

Feb. 7 - Evince in Posso's Prompts

Evince (v:) reveal the presence of (a quality or feeling), be evidence of; indicate. When I’m struggling with being alone I usually take my off day, right now it’s consistently been Tuesdays (whi...


February 07, 2019

Feb 6 - Mellifluous in Posso's Prompts

Mellifluous (adj:) (of a voice or words) sweet or musical; pleasant to hear. In high school, I went to a summer camp of sorts, designed for kids from low income homes to get out, experience colle...


February 07, 2019

Feb. 5 - Sonder in Posso's Prompts

Sonder (n, neologism:) The profound feeling of realizing that everyone, including strangers passed in the street, has a life as complex as one’s own, which they are constantly living despite one’...


February 05, 2019

Feb. 4 - Quatervois in Posso's Prompts

Quatervois (n:) A crossroad; a critical turning point in one’s life 2018 felt like an endless loop of turning points and critical decisions that occurred in my life. My girlfriend left me becaus...


February 05, 2019

Feb. 3 - Nyctophilia in Posso's Prompts

Nyctophilia (n:) An attraction to darkness or night; finding relaxation or comfort in the darkness. Ever since pulling all nighters in high school to stay up and watch actual music videos on MTV ...


February 02, 2019

Feb. 2 - Kilig in Posso's Prompts

Kilig: (noun:) a feeling of exhilaration or elation caused by an exciting or romantic experience. (adj:) causing or characterized by a feeling of exhilaration or elation. Kilig is a tagalog word ...


February 01, 2019

Feb. 1 - Metanoia in Posso's Prompts

Metanoia (n) : a transformative change of heart, especially : a spiritual conversion (Merriam-Webster) When I found out that I had testicular cancer, the immediate reaction was, well, shit. I hav...


February 01, 2019

February Prompts in Posso's Prompts

I was looking into writing ideas and while perusing through Pinterest (sigh, yeah, I know) I saw boards dedicated to words that aren’t often used or unique words and I thought, ‘hey, could be a ...


January 31, 2019

January 31st in Posso's Prompts

I wrote this last year after I had been at the doctor, getting checked up to see if my cancer screen was coming back clean. At the time, it was and I thought after getting my DUI that maybe I was...


January 31, 2019

January 30th in Posso's Prompts

Have you ever had a job where you’ve felt invincible at? The first time I was ‘fired’ from the Ivory Room, I was a complete shitshow. I can’t remember what the occasion, if there was any at all,...


January 31, 2019

January 29th in Posso's Prompts

What songs do you use to motivate you through a rough time, or just a day in general? It’s been a struggle to write this week and I can’t seem to find a reason why. I haven’t been motivated or as...


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