Treasure Island

Tim caffery

(02/09/1978 / San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles, CA)

The Mill


Swoosh!
A creaking churning wails
Swoosh!
An answer resounds between the
Swoosh-ing
Ideas carry gravity that can buckle knees
Like currents rolling in from an ocean breeze
Swoosh!
Creeeeeeak
Drop within, bellows a groan
Grinding colorless human bone
Swoosh!

Submitted: Sunday, January 26, 2014
Edited: Monday, January 27, 2014
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Inspired by James Baldwin.

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