Justin Tallman

Rookie (September 4th,1989 / Milwaukee, WI)

Alcoholic Rivers


I've crossed the bridge
now I'm lost
again

Alcoholic rivers
riding horseback
blindfolded

I guess
you can say
I am lost again

There are faces
which smile back

They are warm
yes
but it's still snowing

My father's tears
form circles
around unemployment lines

I give him
a smile
but yet
it's still snowing

So now we both
cross bridges
over alcoholic rivers

Riding on horseback
we cry and chase our tails
when it snows

Submitted: Thursday, March 14, 2013
Edited: Thursday, March 14, 2013
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