Harryette Mullen


Page 5 / Sun Goes On Shining - Poem by Harryette Mullen

sun goes on shining
while the debbil beats his wife
blues played lefthanded
topsy-turvy inside out

under the weather
down by the sea
a broke johnny walker
mister meaner

bigger than a big man
cirrus as a heart attracts
more power than a loco motive
think your shit don't stink

edge against a wall
wearing your colors
soulfully worn out
stylishly distressed


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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 20, 2003



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