“You broke into my car?’
She was off the hood in an instant, the car between them, hands up as if he were about to rush her. “We didn’t,” she said.
Circling slow and dripping like a fat June bug in the rain,
turbos throbbing in the labored
dark over Chicago, the Electra turned, one wing
I don’t mean to make you cry.
I mean nothing, but this has not kept you
From peeling away my body, layer by layer,
The tears clouding your eyes as...
ALEXIS: I read about a girl / a fat girl who lives in a dirty house / then wakes up thin in a clean house / and Jimmy says, “that girl, that’s you right? / Alexis / that girl...
RUTH: Being confined to your bed is nothing to be afraid of.
BESSIE: I’m not confined to my bed. I’m just a little tired today.
RUTH: I was...
Yes, the sewers collapse,
we have potholes as in New York
and we love them incontinently.
The street is quiet. No one disturbs