What Sayeth Thou?

To the Current State of Affairs.

Eternal Hope.

Has Sprung a Leak.

Calling for Help.

Won’t Help.

Please keep your seat or face Bodily Harm.


A Brief List of Places you

Don’t Want to Go:

Moscow, Idaho.

Linoleum Dicks.

Hitler’s High School Reunion.


A Question.

When your Plane Comes Apart and you

Fall from The Sky

Do you Blow Out the Candles?

Look for a Lake?

Look for a Haystack?

Frost The Big Cake?


Far North.

Sweet Pete and his

Big Tenor Horn.

It’s Whiskey and Wine.

See the Saints on Cloud Nine?

Let’s give them something by Coltrane.

First published by Iconoclast

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