My Other Ride’s Your Mom
read the T-shirt of the neighborhood guy
who topped out a high school football hero,
my change pushed under bulletproof glass.
Todd Mercer, winner of the Woodstock Writers Festival’s Flash Fiction contest, appears in Apocrypha and Abstractions, Blue Collar Review, Cease Cows, Dunes Review, Eunoia Review, 50-Word Stories, The Lake, Mobius: The Journal of Social Change, Postcard Poems and Prose and Right Hand Pointing.