He bungee jumped the tallest bridge, the one in China. It required a lot of lies to authoritarian authorities. The thrill was shorter than he expected. Elsewhere in China, someone built a higher one. The authorities are on to him. It will be hard. He's working on it. For sustanence until then, he flies a wing suit from whatever is tall with an unobstructed view. When time comes, he plans to ride the thermals in Hell.
“Dare Devil” first appeared in Austin Best Poetry 2017-2018, available on Lulu.com.