It just occurred to me, the people who built the Empire State Building
were extremely brave and virile and they wore summer hats balanced
high in the air and they hooted and whistled and now they are dead.
Ricky Garni was born in Miami and grew up in Florida and Maine. He works as a graphic designer by day and writes music by night. COO, a tiny collection of short prose printed on college lined paper with found materials such as coins, stamps and feathers, was recently released by Bitterzoet Press.