snow storm warning on CBC

the white dance
shifting banshee – poltergeist
close my eyes – EXISTENCE?

a swirl driven hard-
raking up the white fur pelt
drop kicking nature in a song

the 40 yard line
– field goal, extra point
nature laughs at your open stadium

let’s drive anyway,
the day is beautiful still
No, not still, But beautiful

Enough Snow Talk!
you ignore a ghost – it dies
But this weather is Satanic!

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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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