Wade on Birmingham

the past in prose

Thursday, July 24, 2014 by Wade Kwon

The bygone eras
won’t stay dead as long as new
authors need fodder.

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shoe ’nuff

Wednesday, July 23, 2014 by Wade Kwon

The ladies smiled while
sneaking glances at footwear,
going toe to toe.

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every ice cream topping in the world

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 by Wade Kwon

The bowl could barely
hold the sprinkles, cereal,
chocolate chips and nuts.

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the ground is leaking

Monday, July 21, 2014 by Wade Kwon

The broken pipe let
out a gurgling cry for help
to the blacktop street.

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the potato salad express

Sunday, July 20, 2014 by Wade Kwon

They inched forward, with
hunger pangs and nostrils full
of sweet hickory.

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the nine

Saturday, July 19, 2014 by Wade Kwon

They sit in judgment,
among us but above us,
the law in their hands.

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square feet squared

Friday, July 18, 2014 by Wade Kwon

The tiny house grew
room by room, floor by floor, to
be a McMansion.

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tees for mes

Thursday, July 17, 2014 by Wade Kwon

“Haiku is my life.”
“I’m the realest bitch you know.”
“My eyes are up here.”

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the unadorned bard

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 by Wade Kwon

Poetry is a
dead end. Perhaps a lute or
a beret would help.

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creatures of habitual offense

Tuesday, July 15, 2014 by Wade Kwon

Why change, or even
pretend to change, when we all
know we share one fate?

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pie à la road

Monday, July 14, 2014 by Wade Kwon

They would drive miles for
pie, then drive more miles homeward
discussing said pie.

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running of the bulldogs

Sunday, July 13, 2014 by Wade Kwon

Around the corner
and down the hallway to the
big bowls of kibble.

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viral

Saturday, July 12, 2014 by Wade Kwon

The celebration
of the unworthy in an
unironic sense.

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summer school dropout

Friday, July 11, 2014 by Wade Kwon

If it’s too nice a
day for class in April, it’s
a crime in July.

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her birthday came and went

Thursday, July 10, 2014 by Wade Kwon

A once special day
had become another date
on the calendar.

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