Ian Bowen

A Queen For The Day - Poem by Ian Bowen

On the back lawn of a home
for the mentally unstable,
she sits threading daisies...

a chain of events
had led her to this.

Soon she would wear
her white garland,
and ask Matron...

if indeed she looked
a proper Queen.

Comments about A Queen For The Day by Ian Bowen

  • (2/7/2010 1:52:00 PM)

    Beautiful! , it b.rings back memories (Report) Reply

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  • Callie Carroll (2/7/2010 3:36:00 AM)

    Poignant. Remembering my own queen. Thank you.
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Poem Submitted: Sunday, February 7, 2010

Poem Edited: Sunday, February 7, 2010

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