Dead Leaves is available for pre-order NOW and drops next Tuesday, July 18th!
Want another lil taste? C’mon, yanno you do…
Thirty texts. Ding ding ding dingdingding. What are you doing? What are you writing? Why? Where are you? Who are you talking to? Who’s that? Why? What about abc? What about xyz? How do you plan to lmnop?
How do you plan to stop?
How do you plan to go?
How much will it cost?
Did you shop around? Weren’t there any coupons? Can’t you get it used?
Oh, I can get it used, sure. It wouldn’t matter in the end.
The end will be the end and that, my dear, will definitely be The End.
I threw myself a party or three. One for family, one for colleagues, one for me.
The day is done, the sun is gone, the twinkle lights are blinking.
The boys are raised, tuition paid, the twinkle lights are blinking.
Oh, brain, what have you done?
I look in the mirror and think, “What have I done?”
Copyright 2017 Shannon Cooper