American Culture

Ink jets and heart attacks

The thumb drive-sized future…

She ran the dead’s carpeting
throughout the office supply stacks.
She wanted a toy, not pencils nor tacks.
She was bright, shiny cuteness
in an Office Depot®,
or was it an OfficeMax®?
You know,
wherever the corporate types go
for overpriced ink and free heart attacks…

(At Staples in South San Francisco, California, February 2016. See my other work here and here.)

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