Torrance 

Casey Austin Williams 

perfectly tailored top hat
tails and all
click clack click clack
shoes shined
and buckles clasped
click clack click clack
a measured step
and graceful gait
click clack click clack
shining tiles and dripping wax
velvet drapes and creaking eaves
click clack click clack
tepid tea
a roaring fire
click clack click clack
weathered chair
and feigned repose.

Casey Austin Williams is an aspiring writer who is currently pursuing her undergraduate degree at Montreal’s Concordia University in Honors English Literature with a Minor in Theological Studies. She is a published academic writer in the LUCC 2018 Proceedings and Between Arts and Science: Volume 3 – ASFA Academic Journal