Emily K. Courtney

Rookie (1984 - not dead just yet / Earth)

Emily K. Courtney Poems

1. Don'T Cross The Street, Run With Traffic 10/6/2006
2. Now That I Am Gone (Three Haikus) 10/6/2006
3. Everyday 10/27/2006
4. Collect The Shells 4/3/2007
5. Sorry 10/11/2007
6. Don'T Waste Time 9/24/2006
7. (lbb) Man Created The Poem 4/4/2007
8. Why Ask Why? 10/8/2006
Best Poem of Emily K. Courtney

Why Ask Why?

“Why did she do it? ”
They all want to know
I have a shameful confession
I don’t really care
All I wish to know
is how
How did she go?

Did she stick a gun in her mouth
to taste spinning led as it meticulously removed the back of her head?

Did she wrap a chord tight around her neck
till the only song sung was diminished?

Did she jump off a ledge
painting the ground when she hit?

Did she spread her veins open
And with what did she use?

Was this her first?
Cause we know it was her last
I hope she was creative
Not ...

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