True story. Again, using the “snowball” form… Amy

Who Really Needs the Shrink?

in the
waiting room
a little boy
frantically pushes
buttons on a hand-held
video game and says, “Shit!”
Mom smacks him upside the head and
looks around, daring anyone to
say anything. She gets his script. They leave.

© 2011 Amy Barlow Liberatore/Sharp Little Pencil

Also posted at Poets United