It’s hard to see the stars from the gallows or a smile through tears. It’s hard to see rot beneath beauty hope beneath shame love beneath all that hate. It’s hard to see change at the end of a gun peace through the flames or God through all that pain. It’s hard not to bury […]
Just out of reach -a balloon. The one I thought would lift me up.
My Russian neighbour’s wife, she has a lot of heft to her and she wields it like a battle-axe in a field full of dead Scotsman. She likes to spend her time shovelling the snow and for reasons beyond my mortal grasp she will shovel the holy flying fuck out of everything in sight for […]
It was -26C out. I had turned the key twice but my car wouldn’t start. It would just growl a little then die. I gave it a dirty look. It started. I drove across a city covered in ice as brittle as glass and snow turned hard as stone screaming along to a rap song […]