A Man’s Wake

Many years ago, a man I barely knew stepped off a bridge. Not the first to do so. Not the last. I can’t say I had a particularly special bond with this particular person. We might have brushed shoulders... Read More →

Billy

I had a friend growing up. One of those forced friendships where our mothers somehow met and got along... Read More →

Schmuckish

Today I feel sluggish. Exhausted. Lazy. Schmuckish.  I don’t know if Schmuckish is a word. It reminds me of... Read More →

Kismet

In her beauty I saw my fate. The room too hot. The hour too late. Sweat beading down my... Read More →

Gemini

The Gemini dances through the mind. An array of fire and pain. The whimsical way he moved, fleeting through... Read More →