It came as a shock

those Versace tears

&dramatic-ruler insults

two-year-old steps towards

a ten-year-old fit.

The teen-year-old rage

with synthetic solutions.

Out of proportion

for a cross-eyed-assumption.

A tempest of stories

the long & short of it.

Dots missing numbers

in connect the spot puzzles

searching for logical



You massaged my back with a scissor.

& insisted that I pay you in cash.