Ocean waves raged out of control, Tossing me from the stern. I was ashamed and defeated, Lost and shipwrecked. The skies darkened, Inside the eye of the storm. The vessel's in my mind sunk, Into the deep blue waters. Stranded and Starved, Hanging on to this life. I thought survival was my doing, Things I … Continue reading Sunday Savior
What crossroad am I approaching? London Bridge towards the National Rail Southeastern train surely. Are my considerations haunting me? I can hear foolish gossip. The wick on a wax candle burns until its finale. Am I at my wicks end-- setting fire to the paper airplanes circling Westminster? Another train passes by. “This one yours?” asked the middle-aged conductor. “No,” I … Continue reading Train to Ladywell
We dined on caviar and champagne until our words slurred and our bodies motioned us into the night. Humming taxies and swerving buses circled the city like the dreams in our subconscious minds. And our ears caught the keyed melody of an accordion. My fingers drummed away to Louis Armstrong’s “La Vie En Rose” and … Continue reading Paris in the Dark
Frozen stiff with boredom, Stephanie discovers something peculiar about the man she’s serving. He’s talking to a box.