Pelican Bay

Pelican Bay

Behind bars
of integrity lost,
bludgeoned hearts
and accosted pride,
homespun knives
and self loathing, Continue reading

Happenstance

Happenstance

He went
to take the garbage out,
simple enough, a bag
of trash
on a hot day
when he should have stayed
indoors, soaking up
the frigid air
from the air conditioner. Continue reading