Poetry Corner: “The unwitting Hitler within parents”

The Unwitting Hitler within parents

Two sisters
almost a lifetime ago
a purchase by mother and father of a gleaming tricycle
for the Other
with the victim despite salty semi-professional whining receives nothing
as the parental government of favouritism places its tenders
contracting with the grey matter commandant to supervise the laying
of the barbed wire
and land mines
against Freudian trained mind underground fighters
who tack exit lights in the surrounding woods
once a week for thirty minutes

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."

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: