Let's Pretend Monday

If you don’t go ahead and pretend
that something’s exciting
you’re left with just that other
unpredictable possibility.


A group of otherwise diverse citizens were, at least once, able to muster sufficient community cohesiveness to collectively oppose the construction in their neighborhood of a “neural dump.”


One guy says that someone’s always, “talking to him,”
and his partner admits to the same experience,
and says he deals with it by always “not listening.”


A man with three names
can have three thoughts.


On City roads
many men’s most passionate trips
are made while chained
to an invisible irritant.