douglas scotney

(boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

A Fellow


Out of favour, it would seem,
for fidgeting in his hollow
and flaunting the rule,
feeling unable to follow the rule,
or even live on its edge,
a fellow
feathered and followed
his hollow and dream.

Submitted: Thursday, July 18, 2013
Edited: Friday, July 19, 2013

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Hero at the honeysuckle bower, 'Much Ado About Nothing' III.i.

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