HALTED ROMANCE

Beginning: coy smile / upturned face rays of light dancing on a naked wooden table possibility flashing like the jittery strobes of an angry ambulance Middle: excitement pooling in the fingers / the toes and suddenly halted like a line of traffic stilled by the moving wall of a freight train through two towns evenContinue reading “HALTED ROMANCE”

ONCE THOUGHT

I am humbled by my path to nowhere It’s not a hero’s journey afterall, as was once thought In fact it’s rather un- spectacular milling through the myriad daily concerns I didn’t choose it It took mounds of hush/hush/hush in my mind so that I could at least pretend to care If I had oneContinue reading “ONCE THOUGHT”