Cave

So claustrophobic she would break downat descriptions of the cave systemsthat weaved below the whole entire town.Outdoor stores where no one’s sellinganything important, but plastic jewelrytries to argue just the opposite. Waking up in the middle of the dayin a motel room by yourselfwith just the T.V. playing nothingbut old westerns.The free breakfast at the […]

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Stasis

Starvation is a slow way out of everything,and we’ve forgotten that in the timewe’ve both sat waiting in this drive through.The speaker that you order with is placedlike some odd hearing aid in the centerof a kind of plastic ear.No one knows what they wantuntil they see it shine and soldby someone else, but it […]

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Destiny

The comet she was born undertore through our upper atmospherewhen just before it wasa knuckle ball in space.Her pet caterpillar never changedinto anything it just got fatteruntil its guts painted the jar.The corner store would alwayssell her cigarettes evenwhen she was youngerwith no where else to go,but back home where allthe T.V.s played commercials. All […]

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The Students

She hangs the banners upeveryday around the dining hall,where everyone enjoys what they haveworked for. The sad truth that isn’t really sadis that they’re must be painexchanged for what’s important. For everyone that’s never had a sayI hate to break it to you,but it’s been you that’s never let goof that choice. A kind of […]

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