Ovi -
we cover every issue
newsletterNewsletter
subscribeSubscribe
contactContact
searchSearch
Stop human trafficking  
Ovi Bookshop - Free Ebook
Join Ovi in Facebook
Ovi Language
Murray Hunter: Essential Oils: Art, Agriculture, Science, Industry and Entrepreneurship
Stop violence against women
Murray Hunter: Opportunity, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
Stop human trafficking
 
BBC News :   - 
iBite :   - 
GermanGreekEnglishSpanishFinnishFrenchItalianPortugueseSwedish
"Rustic Ink" "Rustic Ink"
by David Barger
2009-06-16 09:09:54
Print - Comment - Send to a Friend - More from this Author
DeliciousRedditFacebookDigg! StumbleUpon
I find that I am no longer elastic
As nightmares swamp my sleep;
My toenails are not painted
Merely stained from being dipped in ink.

My youth took on a more dominate role
Lingering about the age of Broadway.
It seemed an extremely small part,
But the director insisted it was brilliant for me.

The crystal jar by the door is broken
Leaving a jagged crack in sharp display
Where I use to keep my important dreams,
All right, my only dreams secured by a copper lid.
Now they are gone,
Must have ran away to the traveling circus
The kind that use to come around town
When grandma was a little girl with pigtails.

The windmill in my mind picks up with speed
So I weigh it down on a bologna sandwich
Topped with a layer of mayo.
Maybe that is why my joints seem rustic.  

  
Print - Comment - Send to a Friend - More from this Author

Comments(0)
Get it off your chest
Name:
Comment:
 (comments policy)

© Copyright CHAMELEON PROJECT Tmi 2005-2008  -  Sitemap  -  Add to favourites  -  Link to Ovi
Privacy Policy  -  Contact  -  RSS Feeds  -  Search  -  Submissions  -  Subscribe  -  About Ovi