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The Bloodied Boy and the Games


Photo by Jeff Kingma on Unsplash

Can you hit the water like a knife,
so sharp and so quiet
it remains oblivious to the stabbing?
No somersaults by choice.
Every building a potential grave,
a rubble of tombstones disarrayed.



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Jay Sizemore

Jay Sizemore


Provocative truth teller, author of 19 poetry collections. Cat dad. Dog dad. Currently working from Portland, Oregon. Learn more at: Jaysizemore.com.