kevin ridgeway

Postcard Rock Star

he sits against
a beat up
mud spattered truck
dressed in
farmer’s coveralls
and a wavy
cowboy hat,
guitar in hand
and not strummed
his arms folded
his toes wiggling
miniature fields of
dirt in thong sandals

Kevin Ridgeway is a writer from Southern California, where he lives in a shady bungalow with his girlfriend and their one-eyed cat. Recent work has appeared in Full of Crow, Underground Voices, Carnival Literary Magazine and Circus of the Damned. His debut chapbook Burn Through Today is now available from Flutter Press. When not writing, Mr. Ridgeway enjoys seasons as an amateur avocado and lemon farmer.