Plummer Cobb is a writer and communications consultant based in Arlington, Texas.

Active Shooter: A Haiku

Gun in sweaty hands,
Heart beating too fast, oh God,
I love Laser Tag.

 

Author's Note: I realize some people might find this insensitive in light of all the (far too many) recent episodes of mass murder. I just think it’s nice to imagine a world where the most damage a person with a weapon can do to another person is to mess up their game score.

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