Tag Archives: booze

What’s Missing

One more piece of cake, One more shot of booze, One more one night stand does not give what’s missing in this oh so empty hand.

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The Canary

Canary alone in a golden cage sings to attract a mate. How lonely he must be to sing so beautifully, yet never comes she for whom he longs. The single’s bar is filled with lonely canaries, fluffing their feathers, singing … Continue reading

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Throw-Away People

We hurry by, looking away so we do not see the unwashed body with pleading eyes, alone in his degradation. This throw-away man was once a mother’s delight; now the gutter is his home, booze his blanket. And I, where … Continue reading

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