• prose

    deflated

    the recess bell clang/d n the hallways flood/d w/sneaKers n bacKpacKs n granola bar wrappers, exit doors batter/d n bulged n burst thru, “the levy’s fail/d,” grunts, pufferfish n butterfly fish meander/d thru…

  • prose

    the voice

    from a faint whisper grew a harden/d n hateful voice that crawl/d from the back of my head n squatted at the forefront of my mind n there he has rest/d since the…