Category Archives: cats

I Think I Killed a Cat

I was coming home in the dark. In the rain. And I hit a cat on the road. I wasn’t even going the speed limit. And I tried to stop. But I felt the impact of her furry little body … Continue reading

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icarus

icarus concrete arroyo swimming treacherously over the head of my king sized bed leftover from a grandiose boy icarus burn and crash my babies in my arms lord let them fall on top the stench of rubber smolder rotten apples … Continue reading

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someone’s gotta do it

the least i am a bottomless pit into which unwanted unloved lost fall stray cats lost children homeless dogs dying plants. i am the dock so brashly jumped off then clung to in icy wet panic. i am the fixer … Continue reading

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