The American Taco Stand

A playful analogy of the tax system in the United States. American’s fixate on the percentage rate of taxation rather than the quantity of dollars it represents. By Terence Curtis 1/21/2012 It was so funny the day I opened a taco-stand… There was nothing original about the food, but there was originality in my pricing. […]

Meandering Through This Urban Wilderness

Terence Curtis delivers prose of vivid imagery describing a chance encounter with romantic crush at local bar and disco. The Alum Rock Writer’s Group lauded this poem as one of his best ever. by T. Curtis Green go-lights and orange glow lights — red HO DEA on the night’s black skyline. Clang! Clang! Clang! Slides […]

Page Seven is waiting for you

Page Seven is the latest addition to Spilled Ink featuring a collection of works by Spilled Ink co-founder, DOC Curtis. Experience this demonstration of expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm for yourself. Page Seven is the latest addition to Spilledink.com. Co-founder of Spilled Ink, DOC Curtis returns after […]

Copyblogger’s 10 Tricks For Getting Inspired to Write

Beat writer’s block with this top 10 list of tricks to regain your writing inspiration. Need some help getting started writing? Looking for writing inspiration? Sometimes our creative juices flow into a logjam. Writer’s block maximus. Sometimes our muse is on vacation. Literally. CopyBlogger has some great tips for you! Inspiration can come from a […]

I Farted on the Train

A humorous short poem about farting on the train. By T. Curtis on Thursday, November 11, 2010 at 7:00pm I farted on the train Clouds formed, then it rained Tears formed in passengers’ eyes As the sweet gas passed between my thighs I farted on the train It was dry and left no stain …on […]