Douglas Scotney

Gold Star - 50,256 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

Health And Sexuality - Poem by Douglas Scotney

To a friend:

it's not a cafe's tortoise you check
before you order custard with vanilla beans,
it's its toilet;

it was your straight hair,
not your hare,
that helped you deny your genes.

Topic(s) of this poem: sexuality, surrealism , health

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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