Ode To Day 90 – Who’s Leaning On Me?

MAD Magazine Issue 90

What does it mean to really be quit? A pledge? A choice? Or just giving some lip? By “lip” I mean just talking the talk. Saying your quit but not walking the walk. Anyone can say it, right from the start, But your actions speak louder, they come from the … Continue reading

Ode To Day 88 – What Will Your Speech Say?

88 MPH

Last night I was asked, “what will your speech say”? I was actually rather stumped, but the task I shall slay. I guess I could talk about the choices I made. Or the gambles I took, the life cards I played. I could probably write about what the quit’s made … Continue reading

Ode To Day 87 – With Help Feeling Great

Newsweek April 1987

Yeah, I know its late, but I still gotta rhyme. The days been tough, but my quit’s stayed fine. I know today I’ve eaten 100 lemon heads, But its better than that shit that would end me up dead. To my fellow bumpin bastards, are you countin’ the days? When … Continue reading

Ode to Day 86 – Support From Mike

Wrestling Calendar 1986

Today’s ode to quit goes to my man Mike! He’s done 125 solid and he’s doin what’s right. He’s been here for us through thick and through thin, Hell, when i finally grow up, i wanna be like him… Ain’t been a day he’s not posted his word, Mike’s a … Continue reading

Ode To Day 85 – 15 Days Till The Speech

Back To The Future 1985

Fifteen days left and I get to write my speech! Never thought it possible this day I would reach! Each day’s been better, than the day before, Yeah, I’ve lost my temper, and I did slam a door. Ok, that’s a lie, there have been more than one, But I … Continue reading

Ode To Day 84 – With KTC We Are Never Alone

Transformers G1 1984

As I look through the list of my brothers in Quit, I can help but smile, from going through this shit. A whole bunch of us have posted and stayed true, And someway, somehow, we’ve all made it through. I’m not just saying this to heap on the praise, ‘Cause … Continue reading

Ode To Day 83 – The Funk Sets In

Detective Comics83

Another day clean, but it started out rough, Sometimes it’s the little things that make our quits tough. Maybe its a smell, or something that we see. For me it’s a place that always tempts me. I’m the first in my office, the only one here, I could always put … Continue reading