no house. a new motel:
three generations forced&squished into a single room.

the cats moan and cry here now.
rubbing hair against the wood screen door.

i tell them no one is home.

published in SOU Student Press, Vol. 2: Essential Oil, 2017.



About jjj

writer and poet. student and queer, they/them pronouns. 26 and learning. living in southern Oregon, with their partner and two dogs.
This entry was posted in 2017, micropoetry, published and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s