serial news

serial news makes

famous killers major newsmakers

glorify the gore, evil sells

25 to life

for taking a life

saved by insanity

alive with insanity

instead of death in the big house

paroled to the halfway house— with a book deal

is John DeRipper


serial news makes

anonymous victims minor casualties

just details to

minimalize the loss of

forgotten dead, tortured innocents

bloody formalities on 48 Hours

crime scene photographs

coroners report, remains in a box

cops with a lifetime of bad dreams— bad dreams

oh yeah, what was her name?


serial news

the vigilantes snooze

whatever happened to

an eye for an eye?

About troysherdahl

A blue-collar bohemian with a penchant for fine words and dirty jeans.
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