It don’t it
it can’t it shan’t

a shanty?

a menagerie

ménage à trois?

meeting of minds, meeting
for two, closed circuit
short circuit
no curtains

a coming together
white flag in middle
a discussion an

it’s you it’s me
good love
fine wine, boxed wine
a meal, not canned

spaghetti, bit plain
the night
alive, not boring not


it can’t it
it will


know, you know
till then
let’s agree to
disagree and let it

a fight an argument a
discussion, a

a date?

Yeah, babe –

just you just me


and You.


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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