• lscaton commented on the post, principal 6 years, 10 months ago

    Businessman said with
    glee, “You need a principal
    Investment to start.”

    “Have a seat with me.
    The Market will be your new
    best friend, you old fart.”

    “Your money is safe.
    Please don’t fear. Let’s buy […]

  • lscaton commented on the post, statement 6 years, 10 months ago

    The woman at the back of the line wants to make a showy statement, splash onto the scene like a glamour girl from Old Hollywood. She gazes contemptuously at the plebeians in front and shakes her glossy curls in disgust.

  • lscaton commented on the post, gum 6 years, 10 months ago

    “Snap. Snap.”
    “Snap.”
    “SNAP.”

    Heads turned to look at the little boy sitting alone at the table, chewing and popping bubbles of gum. His arms held a colorful book close, shielding him from their silent […]

  • lscaton commented on the post, holder 6 years, 10 months ago

    The pencil holder sits on the far corner of my desk. A small cylinder of blue ceramic, holding my hopes and aspirations. All it takes is a reaching hand to bring graphite to paper, yet I hesitate.