New Year’s Eve: Snorting Lines with my Friend Who is Trying to Stop Shooting Heroin, Zach Groesbeck

Climbing Wall [Bauhaus Cliff]. Steel frame, MDF, resin. 11.5m H x 7m W x 1m D. Albany,
Duncan Moon

 

NEW YEAR’S EVE: SNORTING LINES
WITH MY FRIEND WHO IS TRYING
TO STOP SHOOTING HEROIN

 

Though I’m still
seated, he stands. In silhouette,

the porchlight casts
his shadow
upon me—

then all at once, I hold his darkness

in my hands.

____________________
Zach Groesbeck

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