Alexander Duncan

Rookie (April 9,1954 / Toronto, Ontario, Canada)

Tom Waits' Voice - Poem by Alexander Duncan

tom waits
drives into my head
like the growl of streetcars
not high
close to the ground
tom waits' voice
fag busted
whiskey rasped
a tribute to the man of the street
exalted by ordinariness
tapping out its own path's beat
skin taut

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Poem Edited: Wednesday, August 15, 2012

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