golfing in honolulu

should be some wise words
when you
do nothing but write

all day

shovel to the buried body
head a golf ball
sticking
up – from the sand

that’s a movie cliché

maybe, honolulu girl
dancing
on the dash board

not enough substance

canadian winter is for canadians
who are young at heart

those are some wise words
and the weather
can be just as
violent

just
as beautiful

golfing in honolulu

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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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