Guilty pleasure

when I asked my wife
if she had taken a nap,

she said that
she had spent the time
eating red corn chips.

“I was a kid,”
she said,
giggling like one.

I found
the chips

and became
a kid

It was fun.

About gwpj

Originally from Seattle, I now live in Sapporo, Japan, where I write, explore this city, read widely, and ask questions about things that i see as important. I'm also an author, with three novels published ("The Old Man and The Monkey", "Grandfather and The Raven", and "Bear: a story about a boy and his unusual dog"). For more information about my writing, drop by my website, at
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1 Response to Guilty pleasure

  1. Paul says:

    Love it! We all need to be kids once in a while. Live it up!

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