The Man at The Gym

The Man at The Gym

Before the magazine article told him about beauty—
perfection as an equation he’d yet to solve—
he was special. As a boy, all of the stray dogs

Tullamore

Tullamore

For centuries a whiskey town
Distilling Molloy’s firewater
And a Phoenix town
Risen from the flames
Of accidental destruction
Caused by a hot air balloon;
The first ever aviation disaster
Here in Ireland.

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...
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;...