Those temporary victories before they close the lid. Your team wins, the election goes your way, you have a damn good day for no good reason. All of us knowing we're all gonna lose, the way it makes the moment sweet.
David Elsey has published many poems, many stories, and a few essays, in magazines throughout America. He has also published four books of poetry and fiction; GRAY LIGHT, Smellfeast Press, FINDING EVIDENCE, Quiet Lion Press, GREEN WATER TOWER, Quiet Lion Press, and ALWAYS THERE, Quiet Lion Press. The writings on this blog are dedicated to the memory of the author's uncle Johnny. CONTACT the author at email@example.com