Catherine Inscore

Rookie (April 2,1957 / Lynwood California)

Choking The Life Out’a Me - Poem by Catherine Inscore

Choking the life out’a me
taking the breath away
snuffed out like a cigarette
smoked too long
the filter— smoldering

Bluish—gray pale sticky smoke
fills my nose
putrid aromas

love like a bone
in hopes that I will

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 30, 2006

Poem Edited: Thursday, August 12, 2010

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