Exit 14 – A Poem


Exit 14

Exit 14
the world.
I don’t believe any more.
Esoteric remains from a populist cult
littered on the highway.

Breach the subject under tulip trees
in the mangroves
with me
before the oncoming autumn storm
eases our passion.

listen to the water drip and drain.
It is humid and I am maddened
by the violent surrender
of our morality.

But Exit
the rain comes
and we struggle for footing
on the shambled pilings
for a creator.

The voice of a strangled life
withers in the fires
we set.
She will not be born


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