The Things We do

Along this earth we walked a magical path
be it ever so briefly, until fate would chance by
a foot in the mouth, and alas, the red card came right out

you know, the one that says
sweetie, you are so done)

© 2019 by James Spruell. All rights reserved

Paradoxal Glory

paper cutter

The dreaded paper-cutter,
an airforce base with her nukes
the former banned, for safety’s sake

(strangely true; Photo attribution: Nathan nfm at the English Wikipedia; license here.

© 2019 by James Spruell, All rights reserved