The lights went out. In the middle of me looking up my horoscope at work when I ran out of things to do, the lights went out. Pitch Black. And not just in my office, but in the entire building. No lights. And not just in our building but in the neighboring businesses. No lights. … Continue reading 2219

To The Hilt

He wants something I don’t want So round and round we go… I tell myself I shouldn’t But I never leave it alone. Inside, it doesn’t feel good. Outside, I say certainly baby- Inside, it doesn’t seem right. Outside, I hope this makes him stay with me Inside, it smells like a thousand mistakes… Outside, … Continue reading To The Hilt


And that’s how bad habits start. You’re emotional. Someone notices. Someone pretends to help. Someone makes an offer. You accept. You know better but you’re not practical. You know better but you’re not rational. You know better but you’re not logical. They promise. You don’t believe but you’re willing. You’ve always been willing. Next thing … Continue reading Picayune