I owe money to the dog lady. Her dog shits in front of my house every day. My wager said she wouldn't, needlessly. Hoping she might even go out with me, I made the odds against bet. There are several shortcuts back into town, most people are familiar with them. With your hand inside a plastic bag, feel for the soft Carthaginians.
Colin James has a couple of chapbooks of poetry published: Dreams Of The Really Annoying from Writing Knights Press and A Thoroughness Not Deprived of Absurdity from Piski’s Porch Press, and a book of poems, Resisting Probability, from Sagging Meniscus Press…..