The Tallest Man in the World was a finalist in the 2015 Eugene O’ Neill Playwright’s Conference and the Great Plains Theater Conference and was originally staged by Corcadorca Theatre Company, Ireland directed by Pat Kiernan in 2013.
Had her soul on her sleeve that night
And I envied her ability
To place one word after another
Join them all up
And sing of her luminous darkness.
She’s smaller then I’d remembered her
No future left in her indolent eyes.
Just a jangling of broken instruments,