Just because they look like you
don’t mean they won’t harm you
And just because they don’t look like you
doesn’t mean they will do you harm.
Human nature can be transformed in a moment
And I have been buried many times
But I still have lots to learn


Janet Cormier is a painter, writes prose and poetry, and performs comedy. JC prefers different and original over pretty. She loves collecting stuff, but cleaning not so much. Janet also talks to strangers…a lot. Her column now appears weekly on Oddball Magazine.