Memphis Smelled of Nothing

Memphis smelled of nothing. She owned a certain gloom that was contagious. You did not need a nose in her company. A constant quarrel between the old and the new. A remarkable power play for seniority, This, between the good ol' days and a much too simple future In her gurgling bowels, the children of … Continue reading Memphis Smelled of Nothing

Gnats & Ladybugs

Hello New Orleans. Good bye just the same. Face like a remarkable movie in sepia. The kind you only saw once, and bragged about forever, Until the real thing aged into a beautiful powdered lie. You were in many ways as troubling as you were charmed. Alive with pleasing debauchery The putrid vanity of Bourbon … Continue reading Gnats & Ladybugs