Treasure Island

John Courtney

(05-22-1982 / Philadelphia)

Horrible Knowledge


here
behind a loaded mouth
I'm waiting
in a cave
I know
that
you can never
find me
here
behind my loaded mouth
living large in
tiny drama
but I wait
here
killing my meal
to share
behind a loaded mouth
and bring only
smoke
and wait
for only
flowers

Submitted: Tuesday, May 07, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, May 08, 2013
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