Ten Thousand Miles in Fourteen Years

Fourteen years after landing at JFK airport in NY.. Sitting on the curb outside with nowhere to go.. Eating a 99c McBurger two times a day for months on end.. After experiencing the pure ecstasy of being in Times Square at the millenium’s turn.. After sleeping overnight several times on the cold sidewalk outside the US Consulate in New Delhi.. After experiencing George Bush…

Ode to eBay

Came to this land, To survive another day.. Day after day, still too bland Hung on by just a strand, Until I landed at eBay. It was a beacon of light Its foes cowered in fright, The strength of its community, Granted it virtual immunity Under custodians sight, No one dared slight, Unto this giant’s might. As with all blinding power The custodians went…