Choose to Win

A duck died, his body floated throughout the pond-water and on occasion collided with shoreline, but always returned back to drifting. When winter turned the water to ice, he was frozen from the neck down. At night, approaching headlights struck his dead eyes and they lit up like stars. During sunny days, his profile functionedContinue reading “Choose to Win”

Showcases of Color with Respect to Advertisement

An explosion, origins unverified, erupted from the pond. Clumps of algae broke apart from each other and followed the current, collided with sunfish and bluegill carcasses floating belly up, reflecting full color spectrum off their scales, to combat the black of their dead eyes. Sitcom streamed through Hulu paused on a commercial break, Tide PodsContinue reading “Showcases of Color with Respect to Advertisement”

Like…REALLY…Drinking Water

Water in the glass Borrows the room’s temperature  And contours ice shavings With tepid ripples. Exposed bone  Set awry inside their voice Functions like a sewer grate. Holds the shavings  At  A Tongue  Tip Distance, allowing liquid to filter past Inducing tingles  To tissue.  How’d the shivers come to this? Cosmic metals in the companyContinue reading “Like…REALLY…Drinking Water”

Like the Shadow’s Reflection in the Lake

Bridge stranded over shadows, corrupting the implication of here to there. Planks weathered in still composure, loosen and protrude a nail rusted in succession of rain tickles,  An inch  Secures naked toes lubed in mold, enough to dispel tetanus conibear seizure. Water cleans stone of outer desires and leaves the bald disbelief that age isContinue reading “Like the Shadow’s Reflection in the Lake”