I drown my woes in a tub of nuts by the handful, they fill my mouth the crunching pounds the troubles away as flavors soothe my afflicted day. Next I looked, the nuts were gone I was mortified by what I’ve done Soon my body floods with remorse Lack of control made my cares worse.Continue reading “COMFORT SEEKING”



Celso saw the little boy from afar holding his mother’s hands while he munched on the apple on his free hand. Celso’s mouth watered; his stomach growled in anticipation. He hid himself behind a nearby trash bin. Keeping his eyes focused on the child, Celso blew on the plastic bag he was holding and knottedContinue reading “HUNGRY”