October 07, 2008

Sometimes I write about cats.
Sometimes I write about mice.
Sometimes the cats chase the mice.
Sometimes the mice chase the cats.
And sometimes they eat each other up
until there's neither skin nor bone nor
lung nor tuft of fur left.

—Camille Martin
Originally published in Codes of Public Sleep (Toronto: BookThug, 2007)

Posted by dwaber at 07:53 PM