Same ole story,
The bully needs to be fed.
The people prefer to feed the bully
over becoming the next target/meal…
The rules are clear:
Self preservation trumps conscience.


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.