Home Base: Part I

[For A.C.] Everything is going to be okay — you just did too much. Hang in there. The ambulance is on the way — you need to stay with me. Hang in there. Remember buying that Jimi Hendrix poster on that wall over there? It was freshman year, you had just moved into the dormContinue reading “Home Base: Part I”

Home Base: Part II

[For A.C.] Robbie has a tattoo of you on his chest now. None of us ever went to see that band again. We all move slower. Little Sonny is bigger now, he still likes good music. Clair is alone by choice. Every night she puts Little Sonny to bed and tucks herself in. She thinksContinue reading “Home Base: Part II”

Songs For Sunday (For Now)

The driver in front of me was drunk last night so I followed to make sure he got home okay. He did well. He gave me a thumbs up. Driving back home I asked myself: What good did I just do? What would I have done if he swerved? What if he hit someone onContinue reading “Songs For Sunday (For Now)”

More Likely Than Sasquatch

Three little birds bathe in a dirty puddle formed on gravel, proving everyone has to deal with what now while dreaming better days. My new room is bigger but the walls are more thin. Right now I can hear neighbors fucking & a baby crying. Notes such as this, sketching vague concepts are problematic dinosaurContinue reading “More Likely Than Sasquatch”