Martin Lochner Poems
There are four ravished dogs,
and two plates of food—
maliciously half full.
see their compassion.
look at the selflessness,
and how they rip each other
Filling The Gap
i found comfort in the brown paper
wrapped packages his mother send
a decoded contents saying come home
oreo biscuits, shortbread and honeycomb
the extent of the care was further displayed
with a pack of wet wipes and tooth picks
a letter written by her hand grieving her