The Next One
I had been paid for two months at the agreed upon pay grade, but all my money was in a checking account and the bank card was back in Arizona, everything was in Arizona. It had all been shipped back after the initial intake process. They said we would have everything we needed right there… Continue reading
A Walk Past Wheeler Park in Flagstaff Arizona
I see the beige field buckling to the untamed lightness of green. The chittering sprinklers, the water, the mini-vans, the empty lot, and the kids kicking a hacky sack. Continue readingAmerica, beer, bees, Billie Holiday, bird, birds, boating, bummer, canyon, cars, chef, Chicago, coffee, colorado river, cook, cooking, death, desert, desperate, desperation, discomfort, dresser, drink, drugs, drugs and alcohol, drunk, ease, fallout, Fiction, Flash, food, furniture, gender, happiness, hiking, home, hope, humans, husband, infertility, jail, kicked out, kids, lessons, love, lovers, lust, man, marriage, men, messy, Moving, naked, nature, NAVY, nostalgia, nude, object, one night stand, our time, our town, peace, people, poem, Poems, poet, poetry, poets, power, punk, punk rock, Review, river, robin, route 66, sadness, scorpions, secrets, sex, sheep, shit, small towns, spiders, Spring, suicide, symbols, the west, time, train station, trains, truth, Up all night, vortex, voyeur, vulnerability, vulnerable, war, work, workers, working, writing
A poet-chef living in Denver, Co. I use the orange Aquafresh toothpaste, off brand mouthwash, and those little floss picks.