Mike Sheriff

Rookie (15-10-85 / Belfast)

‘man-Shaped-Rook-In-Rags’ - Poem by Mike Sheriff

filthy fists fishing
bin-top basin
looking for lovely long white worms
nasty nicotine
bum finds butts
not ‘caw-cawing’
but yellow
clawing through
white ash

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Poem Submitted: Monday, June 16, 2008

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 18, 2008

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