Marching Band Parades

By  Ryan Quinn Flanagan     rain made my day marching band parades   child on shoulder points tossed baton accolades   stores open late clouds in the harbour   courthouse colonnades waving shopkeeper   bedtime story rain child under blanket sleeps   boats in the harbour sway marching band parades.   Ryan Quinn Flanagan is a … Continue reading Marching Band Parades

Chinook

BY Ryan Quinn Flanagan    is that cardboard? is that D.B. Copper on performance enhancing drugs? I could skin a snake with chopsticks while listening to Nancy Sinatra, that is not what I wish to do, but what must be done the sole difference being one of want: what I want, you ask? a cart full … Continue reading Chinook