I sing to pop stars and zombies,
not at them. Limited 7 service and
systemwide delays. People are vulnerable,
like newborns. In a fog all day, oddly.
I have the loudest pants in the palace.
Why am I living where the weather
hurts my face?
Todd Colby is the author of five collections of poetry, including Tremble and Shine (Soft Skull Press, 2004), Riot in the Charm Factory: New and Selected Poems (Soft Skull Press, 2003), Flushing Meadows (Scary Topiary Press, 2013) and Splash State (The Song Cave, 2014).