My Russian cousin will not tell me what’s happening He wants to keep me in the dark He fancies himself Dostoyevsky or the famous magician Krylov the Fry Pan He won’t even tell me why they call him that He finally got a great girlfriend really cute cute as a chipmunk but he’s thinking of selling her online He likes the idea of being a Human Trafficker Why would you … [Read more...]
M. Krochmalnik Grabois
M. Krochmalnik Grabois’ poems have appeared in hundreds of literary magazines in the U.S. and abroad. He is a regular contributor to The Prague Revue, and has been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, most recently for his story “Purple Heart” published in The Examined Life in 2012, and for his poem. “Birds,” published in The Blue Hour, 2013. His novel, Two-Headed Dog, based on his work as a clinical psychologist in a state hospital, is available from Kindle and Nook, or as a print edition.
Dante’s sneezing blood He didn’t know what he was getting into on this tour He should have taken a Caribbean cruise His wife wanted a Caribbean cruise or a week in an all-inclusive resort where she could drink her brains out and try to recreate the pseudo-wild abandon of her youth Instead they landed in Hell His wife flaked early She went off with a Greek gigolo who … [Read more...]