Justin Skolnick lives and works in Portland.

Matins

Originally posted to justin.revision8.com on in Waverly, Iowa

In the light of a streetlamp the philodendron and a spray bottle combined to cast a robed cleric upon the wall beside my bed this morning. He inclined to bless a supplicant — one hand upon the kneeling seeker’s head, the other supporting the book from which he recited.