Tag Archives: John Grochalski

loitering outside restaurante botin

hemingway ended the sun also rises at restaurante botin along the small stretch of calle de los cuchilleros jake barnes eating roasted suckling pig with brett ashley and wondering what they were going to do now with their impotent world … Continue reading

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golden

we were golden in that era but less than gold and that tranny prostitute was dressed in gold with her adam’s apple asking us if we were looking for a good time because what else were three white boys looking … Continue reading

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stifled

sitting here barely breathing the scotch bottle emptied and in the sink the beer cans a wreck on the coffee table books all over the place again unread the year falling desperately away the same old story i’m the same … Continue reading

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sal

we stand at the bus stop under gray skies as the wind picks up and kicks shit across 86th street sal is cold he tells me he’s dressed in an air jordan t-shirt and denim shorts is maybe five foot … Continue reading

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sitting here

sitting here as the sun begins to set as the young asses of young women walk by me as kids cry as madness gives way to exhaustion as cars die as caesar dies as people die and hungry cats meow … Continue reading

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ghetto anthem

lift your feet to the empty bottles rolling back and forth on the floor move side to side to avoid the newspaper blowing back jump back because the back door on the bus ain’t locked duck down because those burger … Continue reading

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bedsprings

the upstairs neighbor interrupts our fucking bouncing the springs on her bed then pounding across her floor/our ceiling like a pampered little hussy we wait her out until her feet pound back across the room and the bedsprings bounce again … Continue reading

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