How often do you breathe?
What brings you to the edge?
When will you take the leap?
Wait?/ Don’t wait?/OK now!!!
How many “hints” do you need ?

Truth be told, waiting for people
Is a really sad reason for delay
Because people are so fickle
We can only hope
For a God inspired interruption.


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.