Treasure Island

Gillian Commerford


Beware


Whatever lives inside me
lives inside me
like a discontented bird
flapping its wings
against the bars of its cage
in a flurry of feathers
its eyes wild
its beak and claws
razor-sharp.

The sign on the cage says:
Beware!

Submitted: Friday, January 04, 2013

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