31

 

the truth

“You can’t handle the truth!”
        – Colonel Jessup, A Few Good Men

 
 

it leaps from my mouth a giant squid
gelatinous in its own     secretions
furtive tentacles wiggle out of

concealment

you pretend to look away     ignore
the spectacle     turn up your nose
to its stink
 

deckhands
rush to the rescue with rope and trawlers

 

 

right hand pointing — ‘the sky outlives everything’

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2 thoughts on “31

  1. What fun; Truly original. I enjoy how you so often star animals in all their living ‘glory’ in your work. It gives me more new sensations to experience. thank you! 😉

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