Dailies 3/5/17: curls, anxiety, a void & a dream

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This Trouble of Curls – Jennifer Jackson Berry

A woman my age with this trouble
of curls should have a regular stylist.
I go to Supercuts. I ‘ve been broken up with
by more hairdressers than boyfriends.

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Anxiety – Jen Ashburn 

My brother calls, which causes me anxiety,
partly because I don’t like phone ca1ls,
but mostly because he grumbles
about how he can’t find a job, how his truck
won’t start, how his wife’s car needs
a new transmission. About how his wife

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Void Unfilled – George Bilgere

 

I walk past Erin’s house at dusk
and there she is at her kitchen table,
working on her book about the Reformation.

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[Aye, workman, make me a dream] – Stephen Crane

Aye, workman, make me a dream,
A dream for my love.
Cunningly weave sunlight,

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