Poetry Corner: “Good Shot”

Good shot

Writhing in misery
a
Niagara Falls of blood
a companion of the dead fall leaves
supplanting cellophaned beef
for 3.2 families

the busy executives of death
blind to the forces of nature
Place carcasses on top of cars
and parade homewards
to continue the same
on Monday morning

Robert K. Stephen

Published by Robert K Stephen (CSW)

Robert K Stephen writes about food and drink, travel, and lifestyle issues. He is one of the few non-national writers to be certified as a wine specialist by the Society of Wine Educators, in Washington, DC. Robert was the first associate member of the Wine Writers’ Circle of Canada. He also holds a Mindfulness Certification from the University of Leiden and the University of Toronto. Be it Spanish cured meat, dried fruit, BBQ, or recycled bamboo place mats, Robert endeavours to escape the mundane, which is why he has established this publication. His motto is, "Have Story, Will Write."

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