I never thought mattress mounds would break through metal springs to form Rockies and Andes in between: you Pacific, I Atlantic. I pray Put your arms around me, and fall asleep across faults to your slow, seismic moan.
Wrath hit him hard, surrounded by four tired walls, and the thought of September loomed over him— sullen; the tall man turned his head to face the emptiness of the white wall beside him with only a metal bench to separate himself from the cold ground; he closed his light brown eyes and […]
The “Shop” in Shop and Save is flickering above my head as I stand on the curb, clutching a bag of Mint Oreos (the thin kind), two packages of beef-flavored ramen noodles (for Eli, not me), and a frozen pepperoni pizza (only 280 calories a slice). I hold the brown paper bag close to my […]