about 70% of the people you work with and/or see working retail are smokers. not a fact. just an observation.
some of my customers
are like nicki minaj from the waist downward…
a black woman with weave and false lashes is teaching a mysteriously quiet and poorly kept white woman how to put lotion on her hands. the end.
“i’m sitting in place, waiting for the thoughts to come to me. if only i had stopped to write down what it was i was thinking only moments ago. a short flash and i remember the smallest bit of the feeling, and suddenly the crack in the surface burrows a sizeable hole and i drown. completely saturated in something i have just internalized, i write: I’m in masterburbia. I know...
so, you cant smoke in bookstores?