This Is the World We Live in Tomorrow

This Is the World We Live in Tomorrow

  Before you enter this run- down house, drink caffeine. As you approach, ignore baseball-busted window on second floor— you’ll never leave first. Follow creaky path down dank hall to third door, the only room with blue lights dimmed. Take a seat before the...
Unacceptable Conventions

Unacceptable Conventions

  Before she died, Dr. Candice Mittleton, an employee of Friendly Morgues Inc., the body storage facility that is associated, somewhat loosely, with Upper Valley Hospital, was habituated to addressing me as someone many years her junior. She acted in that manner...
After Dark

After Dark

  Steel on stone Hydraulic hammers Artillery like Shake the ground, Pulverising Architecture Of past decades Too expensive For renovation, Too difficult To incorporate The requirements Of a rule riddled, Risk adverse society, Lacking taste, Lacking time;...
Infidelity: A Nightmare

Infidelity: A Nightmare

  The wife did shrill toneless wail some faceless image We talked of breastfeeding and when the milk was gone a red water came through or the juice of a tomato strained through her bitter teeth A crowd convened to discuss my influences of understudied poets and...