by Alain Goulbourne

(disregarded dusty footsteps

over carpets stained champagne

and dry ruby tête-à-têtes kept unsaid;

sighs left sinking below yellowed yellow linoleum,

seeping through high drunken ceilings,

speaking to someone else’s clean cotton sheets.)

About the author…

Originally from Jamaica, Alain Goulbourne is an Applied Psychology who just finished up her final year as an NYU undergrad. She is also pursuing minors in Creative Writing and German. Drawn to the power […]