Martini Dry

little golden hairs
baking
in the sun

summer warm August- else where

Martini Dry

the lack of rain is sun glistening
dry heat- waving upwards – sky

lay backside
hands to eyes
smile

straw in glass
book by right loin muscled

no blanket
no pavement

hard sand cooked

serving you up- on brown platter

pool ignored – left hand side
makes pool ‘can’t you feel me’ – pool sounds

little

golden

hairs

……..breathe

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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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