August 13th, 1999

alice lost in labyrinth

poem: Public Bathroom Stalls

Public Bathroom Stalls

I've always hated
the spaces
on either side
of the doors
in public

People can
see you
reading or
wiping or
playing with

It's bad enough that
you have to cough
when someone enters
the washroom
just so they don't
hear you go.

ADP 13 August 1999