Thursday, January 17, 2008

January’s Mail

today’s mail heavy with
bank statements
Xeroxed rejection letters
skids across the kitchen table
as I drop it
it was fun getting Christmas
cards last month
with hand-written notes
—well, some were printed on
but today the cards came down
and the walls are bare
tomorrow’s mail
more of the same coming


One Response to “”

  1. dsnake1 said

    i like the realism explored in this poem. that’s life, isn’t it?

    pretty much the same stuff in my mailbox (the snail mail one). bills, bank statements, ads… 🙂

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