SUBPOENAED RECORDS – WPD
Google Search History – J. Malcom – August 2013
Thursday August 22nd 4:10PM Google: Local music Waterloo Iowa
Saturday August 24th 3:12PM Google: Bands performing in Waterloo Iowa
Saturday August 24th 3:13PM Google: Local …
Drinking coffee does not
give you energy. All it does is tell your
brain that you are not tired. But people are tired for
different reasons; an ill-fitted dress in a meeting, a cab that comes
too late, …
It is the quiet that wakes me. I rise with the sense that something unplaceable has changed. Unsure of the time, I peek under the curtains. Morning sun glints white off pre-Federation chimneys and corrugated iron roofs.
Depression /dɪˈprɛʃ n/
like (adj.) 1. therapist number one says it is like living thirteen years in a downpour. I say it is like a drizzle that just keeps coming, like the sun will never find its …
Each Wounded Thought Begins to Dance Almost Painlessly
East of here, groves of magnolia
Shade troves of rust-darkened auto parts.
No one walks anymore.
The sun stains the horizon with an iodine tincture before dusk
Seals the …
A body was found.
Headless, armless, legless.
Charred to a rustic brown.
Who it was is hard to guess.
Who did it was an easier call.
One’s been caught, one ran away.
Each blames the other. Some …
I woke up with months of my life missing, your beard and hair streaked with stripes of gray, heavy bags under your eyes. You told me to just lie still for a while. I stared at the ceiling …
The alarm clock wakes me, like it does, like I ask it to, and I’m pissed anyway. It’s Chicago, end-of-October dark at 7am, and the floors keep getting colder. These old buildings, their fireplaces all sealed up after …
Emily prepared for the interview. A journalist meeting with a prisoner was never a relaxed experience, and rarely an enjoyable one. Not because of the question/answer sessions themselves, but due to the prohibitive restrictions placed on such meetings …
I have been
wrecked & ravaged,
is a sea
N.L. Shompole was born in Kenya and currently lives, works and writes in the San Francisco Bay Area, California. …