Me Today

Me Today

I headed to get the flu vaccine with a spring in my step

I put a bottle of champagne in the refrigerator

Leftover pineapple buns and coconut tarts waited to be taken away

I bought one of each for tomorrow's breakfast

Oh, that’s just my mask

“Just remember you left the train; the train didn’t leave you.”

The Sun Won’t Set Again Until August

They’ve chosen to leave the road open, since it appears the bear is wandering away from town.

After returning Dexter home, I headed out for the daily shop

I walked up the stairs weightlifting two full big bags of shopping.

I could have slept in the quiet but had to leave

Hear the quiet incantation of the uncle in the corner, hear my own breath in prostration.

“Thank you for calling,” I replied, over and over.

The senators, unceremoniously referred to as “The Boss” in most offices, might or might not receive the message.

The thief took off, bro

There are about a dozen neighbours in the street now, almost all of us women.