Treasure Island

Emmanuel George Cefai

(12th March 1955 / Victoria, Gozo)

A Cemetery Of Desires


all lyimg open-mouthed
gasping
into the stars' nocturnal fires

I will not tell this night
Nor sing nor versify
Nor science, nor philosophize
No.

a cemetery of desires
all lying open-mouthed
gasping
into the stars' nocturnal fires

Submitted: Sunday, September 29, 2013
Edited: Monday, September 30, 2013

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