poem: a friend

(188 words) 6 Feb. 2018 By S.R.A. Markin i ignore the sound of my name an unfamiliar voice, and a pleasant smile “how are you?” she said “i am fine,” i said “i didn’t know it was you. your beard grew” “and i am wearing plaid. still me” “hows school?” she said “i am afraid […]

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poem: to whom this may apply

(142 words) 22 Jan. 2018 By S.R.A. Markin i said hi, one early morning covered in sweat a squat rack over you did work for hours and days we grew and connected laughing through the pain my phone buzzed and i vibrated yours we chatted at length for hours and days no matter how early, […]

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poem: i dream of a bestfriend

(107 words) 17 Jan. 2018 By S.R.A. Markin when i was a boy i would dream of being a super villain starting crime and getting away from you we played outback building forts and fires jumping off roofs and scrapping our knees we were invincible when we were young i rode your bike, down a […]

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