Bad Day Cards

Bad Day Cards


I traded my bad day cards for

whirring bicycle wheels,

pawned quarters

from community vending machines,

and traded them for melted ice cream

with sunken gumball eyes,

and colors creating a Van Gogh backdrop

catapulting in our dreams, each night.
Alyssa Trivett
Alyssa Trivett is a wandering soul from the Midwest. When not working two jobs, she listens to music and scrawls lines on the back of gas station receipts. Her work first appeared in [now-defunct] Scapegoat Review, has appeared in Peeking Cat, VerseWrights, and recently at In Between Hangovers, Tuck Magazine, Communicators League, and Duane's PoeTree site.



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