Get Your Premium Membership

Dislocations

A tooth from a mouth An eye from a socket Plucked in a drought Rot in a pocket An empty space Where a throat might have been The caul of a face The trace of a chin A clasp and a brace Fold like a grin Clot like a cake Grate like a whim As ago meets afar In the here and now In the crease of a scar And the pleats of a brow Written by © Raven Drake

Copyright © | Year Posted 2014




Post Comments

Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth so only provide specific positive comments that indicate what you appreciate about the poem.

Please Login to post a comment

A comment has not been posted for this poem. Encourage a poet by being the first to comment.