Treasure Island

Joshua Dinkin

(March 8,1985 / Boca Raton, Florida)

Afterthought


Stinking of hormonal musk,
Completely lost, distressed, distraught,
He's stiffer than an ivory tusk,
Upon this microscopic dot.

And yet he makes the best of things,
Without a plan, without a plot,
Strumming on his fine-tuned strings,
Harping on an afterthought...

Submitted: Saturday, October 20, 2012
Edited: Sunday, January 13, 2013

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