alone, early

open stage “tonite”

finding a chair

with other hopefuls

alone, watching

eating nothing now

buying a draft

so to appear cool

alone, shaking

groping his guitar

planning to try

a homemade number

alone, failing

ignored by talkers

standing, staring

bloody, and unbowed


Phil Huffy is a reformed lawyer who spent several years as a part-time songwriter/performer. He learned a lot on the road and can offer advice on sleeping in one’s car.  



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