Standing with the
Fridge door ajar…
Full of jars and packages
But nothing to eat?
You’ve done it too?
No surprise…we’re
Spoiled by plenty…
Plenty of nothing
It seems…spoiling

The American Dream

©  2016 Robert Mihaly

WRITERS WRITE prompt for 10/14/16: FRIDGE DOOR


  1. AprilEsutton · October 25, 2016

    What we crave isn’t in there, it is companionship and fun.

    Liked by 1 person

    • artifiswords · October 27, 2016

      True. And it isn’t on TV. Or the internet, although, in all honesty, the friends I have in various places online are as faithful, or more so, than many in daily life who’ve moved or just drifted away.

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