Fredric Marsh Jr.

(Stoughton, Wisconsin)

Fredric Marsh Jr. Poems

1. "The Carney's Funhouse Mirrors" 1/2/2003
Best Poem of Fredric Marsh Jr.

"The Carney's Funhouse Mirrors"

Mirrors, mirrors, on the walls:
on the "Flood Lit,"
ka-lei-do-scop-ic, fun house walls:
showing images: telling all.

Sweltering, moonlit midway's:
"Burstin':" with (shadowy), propelling: compelling HU-MAN-I-TIES!
"Sizzlin': "with flashing, patterned CAN-DES-CEN-TRIES!
(PIERCIN' "POLY-CHROME-ATIC-RIES!"

A circus (barker) stands aloft:
looking upon the faces:
crowds of gathering faces : (mindless) faces.
"TEMPTING, " daring: SHOUTING; " chal-leng-ing:
the MASSING soulful hoards:
of (empty,) featureless faces.

"Yelling, ...

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