Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 65,295 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Blood Under Head - Poem by Douglas Scotney

'Whatever it is that,
having fought, you're
prevented from reaching,
but others therefore can reach...
... that enables others to'

bubbles from the mouth of a drawing
of a poet-soldier running up a beach.

It is the last graphic on the page.
Overleaf he's dead,
blood under head.

Topic(s) of this poem: war

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 7, 2017

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