Siren

siren

 

The hitchhiker has no near-miss stories. We are disappointed. The frustrated woman is trying to reverse park. We film her to post on YouTube. The boss is watching us through the window. We hawk up and spit on the ground. That little girl has miscounted her pick-and-mix. We have money but can’t offer. Slow and begrudging, our cars creep aside. Our fingers are deep in our ears.

 

Annabel Banks
Illustration Nick Victor

Please follow and like us:

This entry was posted on in homepage and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.