Aimless Love, Summer Love *

Aimless Love, Summer Love by kimberly e. ruth *a response to Billy Collin’s Aimless Love The best kind of love, he wrote was that without recompose, without gifts, or unkind words, without silence on the telephone: a mouse carcass, a wren, a chestnut. I continue reading under a confused fan, a dim light. He breathes, […]

On The Electrodynamics of Dying Bodies

On The Electrodynamics of Dying Bodies by kimberly e. ruth *Title appropriated from Albert Einstein’s essay “On The Electrodynamics of Moving Bodies” which introduced his theory of special relativity. CONSEQUENCE ONE It is titled War Execution. His face is contorted with one eye shut and the other only half- so, like a broken window stuck […]

I am you with teeth (a revelation inspired by Jerry Springer)

I am you with teeth (a revelation inspired by Jerry Springer) by kimberly e. ruth You sit there smirking marinating yourself in declarations of truth Beings of proof that hate breeds hate bang their heads against walls and ask why. How could you sleep with my husband, Mom? A crowd growls They mock her ask […]