self titled notes

sunflowers
or brown eyed suzie
q
those white petal’d ones
before she
was smacked around
the dragon tooth
dripping from
honey suckle
making up for the rage
some how less
damaging
than pulled trilliums
and the
fire raises
higher
night maple green in the darkness
in the stars us below
above the sky and the world
a
one way passage in
time
dead flowers and new
lives
strange beings picking stranger
stems….

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About Crazy Irishman

Touted as a working man's poet, Martin Durkin has been writing professionally for the last 12 years. He has appeared in over twenty anthologies across North America, including, "And left a place to stand on", a collection of poems and essays about the late great Al Purdy. Durkin has also published two collections of poetry, "Hypnotic Childhood", and "The Sound of Quish". Over the past 4 years, Durkin has been on hiatus for the most part but has recently come back to the poetry scene creating a poetry site called crazyirishman.wordpress.com, where in the past year he has written over 100 poems and created a cross over page on https://www.facebook.com/crazyirishmanpoetry where he gives a story behind each of the pieces written. View all posts by Crazy Irishman

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