We are in a film and it is part horror film and part action film,
but it’s the slow parts, where there’s not a lot of action, and it’s
a slow part, where there’s not a lot of horror, but it’s coming up.
In black and white, I waited for the curtain to go up, I waited for it
to show me the piece of myself I was missing. Sometimes it’s the birds
that break like pool balls off the power line. Sometimes I pour gasoline
all over the fire department truck, light a match, and sprint.
—Published 2nd of January 2023
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