Archive for May, 2012

COMMITMENT, THE DARK SIDE
poem by
John Grey

May 29, 2012

We were married…how long was it? A day? A month? She discovered she didn’t like my subscription to Sports Illustrated. I despised the way she sliced avocado. We knew those reasons wouldn’t stand up in court. So we separated. I spent quiet times flipping through my magazines. She found peace with a sharp knife and […]

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The Rest Home
poem by
J.P. Reese

May 21, 2012

Here, at the other end of your life you drift in dreams and do not know my name. Today I am Tom, a brother, the younger, the favorite. “Dad, I’m not Tom” I say. Confusion clouds your once bright eyes and silence numbs your tongue while fingers fiddle across the air, sewing cloth I cannot […]

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