Random XXFactor 55s

Men like teaching me stuff,
Educating me on how it all is
Sometimes things I already know
Occasionally better than them.

You never told me that!!

You never asked, dearie. And believe it or not, I am a good listener.

The odd thing is, no man likes hearing that. But they do enjoy being heard.

~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~

It’s a matter of focus, not straightforwardness
Having started on one thing,
It probably feels like a waste to not complete it

Maybe they wish the ‘Pause’ button worked in real life too
But instead, find that
Channel-surfing eventually leads back to the same place
With the shows still on
And just a different face

~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~o~

Actually I like most men
And care not a whit for women

But I respect women
Mostly a lot
For very little
And am scornful of men
A lot
For very little

I think men are okay, if you don’t let yourself feel too much
And women are spectacular if you don’t think at all.

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About IdeaSmith

IdeaSmith is the digital doppelganger of Ramya Pandyan (intrepid train-traveller and frequent spouter of post-midnight rhymes and rants). As IdeaSmith she battles obscurity and slays boredom with her stories about men, books, digitalia and Mumbai. She performs live and also blogs, tweets, Instagrams, Facebooks, +G’s, Youtubes and Goodreads all as IdeaSmith. Ramya is a blogger, digital storyteller and spoken word performer. She also runs a forum for aspiring writers called Alphabet Sambar. Tweet-bomb her at @ideasmithy.

Posted on November 17, 2006, in Being Woman, Flying solo, Men, men, men, The Sisterhood and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 5 Comments.

  1. Samantha: Women are for friendship, men are for fucking.
    -Sex and The City.

  2. And while I don’t necessarily feel that way, (my best friend is a guy) it is, still, a rather straightforward (amusingly so) quote..

  3. and while i don’t necessarily feel that way (my best friend is a guy,) it is a rather straighforward (amusingly so, even) quote..

  4. ohh sorry about the comment barrage, but it lied to me and said it didn’t publish my comment, and when i rewrote it, i saw that it did! wicked wordpress!
    and i suppose i’m just making it worse by adding more comments now.. lol.. i really should go to bed.

  5. @ wiseling: LOL…no problem. We know what a bratty child this WordPress is but we still like it more than the Blogger baby! Goodnight..

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