ABANDONED NUMBERS (for WPC: NUMBERS)

  EACH YEAR Each year, the grass creeped a little closer the branches grew a little longer It seemed the lawnmower became a little weaker the chainsaw a little duller the farmer napped a little longer on the chair by the window he watched mildew invade the once pristine walls the fields disappear into hayContinue reading “ABANDONED NUMBERS (for WPC: NUMBERS)”

99

Her bony hands caressed her husband’s face staring from a dog-eared photograph. Her wistful smile broke through wrinkled cheeks at her remembered love. She shut her eyes, sealed the memories escaping from her mind. There, she’d visit her beloved once in every while while awaiting that sleep that would make her and her dreams one.Continue reading “99”