You have 20 minutes to get away before they catch you. The rules say no running.
You walk past a no smoking sign and the distinct smell of a cigarette clouds your eyes and lungs, and it’s your fault, ...
how many days have you
watched the sun arc through your room restrained by your blinds
tuning out the analog ticking
positioned directly across from
where you lie. do you remember how
it feels to feel...
you place a mint gently
on my tongue, gas filling your brain and you blame my breath for the smell of the house.
you've poisoned the mint,
the one glued to my tongue.
you watch as jellyfish replace
I’d love to explain
what happened but I’m in a ball at the end of my
driveway and I’m shaking. I’m finding it hard to breathe because it’s only been
24 hours and bruises on my tits
are finally forming...