*I found that form added important pacing that helped add context and drama to this poem which I could not create in the WordPress blog
Angus is going to ruin the ship’s carpet. He’s in quite a state about getting on the boat and the vet says he’s getting fat
This is part of an exercise we did in class where each of us wrote a monologue of a character attending a cruise to celebrate
The floor of our minivan was covered in sheets of paper, a sea of black stars and pentagrams. I smoothed the creases of my black
George Maxwell was up at four in the morning again. He pulled his pale, lumpen frame out of bed and shuffled towards the walk-in shower.
A few tables across from me, among friends, sat a gentleman of modest height and of slender build, he wore blue denim and a baggy