Deer

Twilight Zone for two

Delicate magic, and newness, together Eyes like someone else, smile like no one ever. Vodka and Beach House, whiskey, Neil Young. Twilight Zone for two is fun but not Twilight Zone for one. His kisses, rushed, her kisses, slow. ‘Slow, slow’   The cold and the smoke, ethanol, salt Sandlewood and citrus, cherry cake, malt. High in the contest they’ve …

Guilty dog

Master

The morning after they decided to end things, she walked idly through the snow in the park behind their house. Exercise, she had told herself. It would help. She had petitioned the dog to come with her, and, after assessing the snow outside the house with one gingerly placed paw, the dog had decided to keep her company. The exercise …