I came to them with a basket of peaches
—just as the aliens had asked for.
And the peaches were dreaming
for I rocked the peaches
because I loved the peaches
but I gave them up—
just like that.
Allyson Page Dale
Allyson Page Dale is a per course instructor, SEO-er, and bartender writing in the Midwest. Her work has appeared in Pembroke Magazine, Moon City Review, and Elder Mountain Review. You can find her on Twitter @dale_haha or Instagram @thehahapachamama.