We strive to provide a selection
of products for our customers
who have certain food allergies,
follow special diets, or prefer
to be served coffee in silence
as they read over texts
they promised themselves they'd delete,
let their drink go cold and night
grow late, sit with one glove off
as the street lights stretch
down through the diner windows
and the last order bell rings
rings rings rings rings rings
is a queer non-binary person living in Edinburgh, Scotland. They write through the haze of cat-/child-induced sleep deprivation to try and make sense of gender, relationships, and ADHD. Their work has been published in Popshot Quarterly, Capsule Stories, and ZARF Poetry among others.
Copyright for all work remains with the author thereof and any requests to reprint should be made directly.
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