Featured: Grey September Day

C.C. Russell
In this morning’s fall
rain, the houses across
from the cemetery
look more haunted
than their partners.
It’s a strange sort
of cold here,
the sky opening itself
like a confessional.
We’re out here driving,
thinking of calling home,
if it’s too late.
C.C. Russell lives in Wyoming with his wife and daughter.  His writing has appeared here and there in print and online in such places as Rattle, Pearl, and kysoflash.com.  This year he was nominated for Best of the Net and a Pushcart Prize.  He can be found on Twitter @c_c_russell.