Thrones

By toilet
stacked –

Buk
Leonard
Kerouac
O’Hara

paused at intermission
or
bath tub sleeps

At my living chair
floored,

Heft with Bercovitch
Jarmai – wise owl, slaying dragons

Bailey, Jesus through eastern eyes

and
Peter Edwards, hard life defined

Dog sleeps
wife
texts her mom her
sister

while i,
with ideas –
ideal
conversations,
sit, covers-spine closed.

Who Are These Names?

People like Getty.

more important at

times,

than you or i.

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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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