Air Empathy By Jeffrey McDaniel

Air Empathy By Jeffrey McDaniel On the red-eye from Seattle, a two-year-old in the seat behind me screeches his miniature guts out. Instead of dreaming of stuffing a wad of duct tape into his mouth, I envy him, how he lets his pain spurt into the open. I wish I could drill a pipeline into […]

The Quiet World By Jeffrey McDaniel

The Quiet World By Jeffrey McDaniel In an effort to get people to lookinto each other’s eyes more,and also to appease the mutes,the government has decidedto allot each person exactly one hundredand sixty-seven words, per day. When the phone rings, I put it to my earwithout saying hello. In the restaurantI point at chicken noodle soup.I […]