Treasure Island

Jay Alexander


Fish Stones


Like lacquer,
Some shift;
You believe
They'll be there,
And trust.
They have
But few seconds,
Fistulas
Gaping wide-

Mercy on you,
Tonight you'll fry.

Submitted: Wednesday, December 11, 2013
Edited: Saturday, December 21, 2013

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Going to concerts and listening to live music has inspired many of my recent poems.This one was written in October this year.

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