looking back.

Thrift store jacket,
natural hair ironed straight,
chandelier earrings
and beads.

Neighborhood bar,
carpet on the floor,
beer and shots,
and disagreements.

Happy New Year 2009,
Lincoln park and Lakeview
and Roscoe Village,
Chicago winter —

The life I choose.

A few good stories, a thousand different versions. My dreams are written in form. Author of Mother Scorpion. http://rbbaxter.com

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