Month: June 2019

One of my guests

I have had guests overstaying their welcomeIt’s not unusual, nothing newSome eat at my kitchen table nibbling away the last of everything I haveSome water my plants, some dust my roofSome bitch about the view, some move my furniture loudlySome bring friends, some bring lovers Eventually, they leave — one by one, or at a go I can …

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I Hide

I can break a rhyme in two and show you where I bleed I feel I must warn you — I hide a shushed world between these few words I hide a letter I didn’t write, but had every intention toI hide each of those times when strange people on busy streets and rickety subways reminded me just …

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