Maxwell Ryder : Writing

UPS instead

UPS instead

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


There I was laying in bed, I’d s**t, showered, shaved, And breakfasted, before Setting foot upon the floor; I saw my boss roasting minions,..
Religion “progresses”

Religion “progresses”

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Religion does “progress” That’s why it splits And splits And splits, Down to Smaller And Smaller Sects, Arriving At T..
My Bradford Pear

My Bradford Pear

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Every year My Bradford pear Sheds her Stinky Virgin- White Canopy On the corner Of Elm And Osage, Doucheing herself green, Preppin..
Hijabs in May

Hijabs in May

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Black abayas Are sown In the tumult Of autumn heat; Watered By winter rains, They sprout as Hijabs In May, Sporting Pink burkinis, Driving..
My questions are not yours

My questions are not yours

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Written 22 March 2013
The Saudi Years

The Saudi Years

A Chapter by Maxwell Ryder


1. It Came I’m ready This is the year Before, it was unseen, Seemingly obscene To think it, even queer, But this is the year; Its arriv..
If only you would

If only you would

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Written 17 March 2014
Mother May

Mother May

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Written 16 March 2017
Rich man’s mask

Rich man’s mask

A Poem by Maxwell Ryder


Written 14 March 2014