convict/

©2022 Michael Raven

it seems clear
i'm unwelcomed
uninvited
so there'll be no
knock knock knocking
on doors
anymores
i'll be the stranger
standing on a beach
with the sea in
my eyes
and kafka held
to my temple
kiss kiss
bang bang
with the requisite
kangaroo applause

4 thoughts on “convict/

    1. Thanks. While I typically am pretty non-committal about the value in what I write, I was somewhat pleased with how that particular phrase came out. It was one of those rare moments where it “worked” for what I was trying to get at.

      Thanks

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