Rolling between my palms I miss the familiar sloshing Peering inside I found the cup to be empty Gleefully realizing there’s enough for another round With just the right amount of cream Making my way back Some from fifth dimensional creature That little shit tripping me up Sending constellations of caffeine across Countertops and walls... Continue Reading →
Biscuits baking in oven, watching timer tick down; fresh water boiling Carafe at the ready, fresh grounds installed Still five minutes left as the kettle clicks off Wandering back to the kitchen Settling scores and buttering Home baked goods
The water boils, The grounds go in the filter; Combine them slowly.
It was her turn to drive, we’d be at it for hours the quiet hum of NPR on the radio in the background, something about whetting the whistle in modern times sipping on that pop we picked up in Tallahassee just after that dude asked us for directions. I pulled a deck of cards out... Continue Reading →
They warned me, that eventually I would grow up, learn something and make my own way (without actually hearing the words) There would be trials and tribulations skinned knees, and that scar across brow no one will remember (we hadn't yet met) What they didn't know, and I realized after travels and heartbreak between sips... Continue Reading →