She and he were friends, and never had been more Her latest boyfriend thing had fizzled out He called one Thursday just to pass the time When she invited him to come for dinner And so, that Friday, he stood at her door The smell of stir-fry wafting all around A bottle of Wild Turkey … Continue reading "Drunk"
That test you took the other day – The one you didn’t study for – It turns out it was pass or fail And now your life has flipped And now it has to be this way You closed and locked and burned that door And every first and last detail Of that abandoned script … Continue reading "The Test"
one way, or another.
The impulsiveness of men --
Of all the things that I have learned...
Adolescent fantasies? You say that with a sneer I’m guessing you don’t know How gangs arise For anyone of any age One thing is very clear Treat feelings soberly Or pay the price