steaming bowls of it
served up hot and fresh;
stretched like salt-water taffy
pulled at a two bit
single or double
just go around
released the result
©2020 Randall Rogers All rights reserved.
Randall Rogers is a native (small n) of South Dakota. Kingston, Jamaica, and Siem Reap, Cambodia, are former writing grounds, along with Kharkov, Ukraine. A book, “Dead Beats” with co-author Chris Butler (not the cult leader), is forthcoming. Published by Beatnik Cowboy Press. Pay for this book. Randall considers himself a cowboy, beatnik, rounder, and writer. Some call him “Muleskinner” and upon greeting him request “give me some hoof” (like a cloven high three). Randall bids you all “good lives” and adieu.