A Date with Destiny
by Luis Cuauhtémoc Berriozábal
I have a date
I will always
keep it waiting.
I have better
things to do than
choose my fate. I
am not a good
date. I am not
good at small talk.
are my forte.
I could have fun
keeping a tight
keep its shirt on.
My thing is to
until the last
moment. This is what
out of its mind.
I think I am
Luis lives in
California, works in the mental health field in Los Angeles, and dabbles in
art. His poetry has appeared in Ariel
Chart, Blue Collar Review, and
The Rye Whiskey Review. His books and
chapbooks have been published by Deadbeat Press, Kendra Steiner Editions,
New Polish Beat, Poet's Democracy, Propaganda Press, Pygmy Forest Press, and
Pages Press (e-book).
Ann Marie Rhiel is the Assistant Art Director
for Yellow Mama Webzine. She was born and raised
in Bronx, New York, presently living in New Jersey. She
reconnected with her passion for art in 2016 and has had her work exhibited
in art galleries around northern New Jersey ever since.
She is a commissioned painting artist, who also enjoys photography.
Her work has also appeared in Black Petals
and Megazine Official.