Women & Other Vitamins

The women are commas, Apostrophes, question marks, Ellipses, exclamations, Brackets, bullets, Vowels, consonants, Virgins, widows, Bandages, electric eels, Spices, months of the year, Deja vu's, the Fibonacci sequence.

That Fine Frown

There is the factory man and woman, The American woman and the Chinese man, She is large, he is nothing special. They stay on the pavement in the cold, One, with bad eyes, The other pushes a dead ear nearer, Bad English between them, So they settle for nods, A few good nods, Never any … Continue reading That Fine Frown

The Death of Fiction: A Letter to my Good Man, Hank

What’s good about the morning Hank? You tired old henchman, my good man, I only ask because, god forbid, some libertine zealot happens upon this starched note and perceives me to be less than a proper animal. It’s been maybe three weeks since we last came to blows, I hope your last eye fell out … Continue reading The Death of Fiction: A Letter to my Good Man, Hank

I Once Saw a Man With the Face of a Wasp

I once saw a man, with the head of god, The voice of god. Fire in his eyes, eyes of god. Power in his tongue, tongue of god. The face of a wasp, This he owned well. The thump of speakers behind his head, A powerful sensation. Our very delight. The words in his sermon … Continue reading I Once Saw a Man With the Face of a Wasp