It truly is a gift.
You gave me.

Blood from your
broken wrists.

You gave me sun
bottled in a brew.

You gave me a

You made me
brand new.

You took me from
a frozen dust

and brought me
to a town.

You gave me
heaven in a home.

A home that’s
broken now.


Jason Wright is the editor and founder of Oddball Magazine. His column appears weekly. His third book, Train of Thought 2: Almost Home is available now at the Oddball Book Store.