Tuesday, January 8, 2019

Used To Swim


When I was but a wee lad, I used to swim in the pool at the Shamrock Hilton Hotel (aka The Cork Club) in Houston Texas.  It was one of the richest, greediest, crook-filled pools in the United States.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

The Jackals


My previous life on Blue Jay Way is at best a cautionary tale for the jackals.

Tuesday, December 4, 2018

Sunday, November 25, 2018

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

Like About


The thing I like about living in this country is that I understand the language most of the time.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

You Left


Save your monkey kisses for the two mistakes I found on the Magical Mystery Tour album you left at the lake.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

You Say


Watch what you say to me, careful who you're talkin' to.  I'm on fired, baby.  I'm on fire.

Monday, September 10, 2018

My Mind


There are monsters in my head working my mind like a stripper at a truckstop.

Monday, September 3, 2018

That Day


It's like that day you ran between the sprinklers and fell into the creek.

Sunday, August 26, 2018

Was Always


She invited me everywhere I wanted to go, but she was always distracted.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Off


I'm going to turn my mind off tonight whether I know it or not.

Sunday, August 5, 2018

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Outside


Fifteen miles outside of Abilene she spotted the steak house from Seat 21C.

Saturday, July 14, 2018

The Single Thought


The world is no larger than the single thought that I am holding in my head right now.

Sunday, June 24, 2018

Monday, June 11, 2018

Then She


Margret's predilection for chicken carbonara led to her downfall.

Then she won the lotto.

Monday, April 23, 2018

 
Pinecone Stew