Mark R Slaughter


Jazz Poem by Mark R Slaughter


Death drips
Upon the tongue

Breaks the neck
And I am hung -

His rope
Of circumscription
Closing in

Click-snap
Syncopates

Jazzing up the end


Copyright © Mark R Slaughter 2012

Submitted: Saturday, June 16, 2012
Edited: Saturday, June 16, 2012

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