You’re Fine

boil in the pan bubbling over agitated and inflamed a sore wound weeping – all the pressure the build-up awaiting the pop – acid blood coursing through my veins stinging rush chest pain and headaches clenched fists ready to grip him by the collar to swing and meet the jaw that spews sewage indiscriminately –…

Some Other Time

recently i was asked do you love your family? i quickly responded No. there a hushed pause lingered on the other end of the line broken by the utterance of a meek confused Why? it’s a long story i said some other time

Stick Figure Family With a Shotgun

stick figure family with a shotgun one wife two sons a daughter two dogs – decal plastered on the side of a dirt crusted suv paper white skin color coordinated watching from the rear window – driver’s side gazing with blank soulless eyes pasted on smiles waving in uniformity dad’s reaching for the shotgun and…