She’s huddled at a corner table in the dark bar.
A jazz band is playing.
She lights a cigarette and sips her drink.
Designer sunglasses hide a black eye.
Lipstick covers bruised lips.
She’s a striking presence in designer attire,
but wealth and status can’t protect her from angry fists.
Peter Blau works in Minnesota’s Twin Cities in a variety of settings. He believes everyone has a story to tell. His goal is to help people discover their unique voice and style as they tell those stories with their writing. Peter believes that writing is more than just a means to an end; it is the end in itself.