SeptHaikuWriMo 13

I like not seeing
people’s faces in the store
a freeway where I

am not tailgated
some kind of reassurance
this is not the end

of toleration
or rational behavior
that the world might be

worth getting back to
that when you spit in the wind
someone else’s spit

does not reach you first

By Joshua Keiter

reader, writer, actor, singer, teacher