waste of a good pulp

she was naked on the cushions when he came in
Get yer dirty feet off my couch
from heel to toe, her soles were dirty
grudgingly she got up and sauntered past him
sulking and showing off what she had
a beauty from front to back
as though a Robert McGinnis painting had come to life
Wash those feet and then these floors
only he would notice the foot marks
a waste of moment leaving the room

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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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