Revision: Office Life

Office Life

The lobby’s lined with thick bromeliads
deep green and hothouse-reared
rubbed twice weekly with Shultz’s Leaf-Shine
by a man who spends breaks napping
on a chair in the service elevator.
They wilt beneath the polish and the sterile breeze
and are quietly replaced.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: