off the cuff
My dog knows I don’t like to be crowded,
but she does it anyway.
Is love something you can wear like a sweater?
Can you smoke in the rain?
I’m having a creative moment!, I call to my son upstairs.
Cool!, he says.
Ah, life. You crazy-ass, up and down life.
If you hold yourself prisoner
everyone you know has to visit you in prison to see you.