Loose Words
Published in

Loose Words

Free verse and Election 2020

Lack in the Face

Photo by Bianca Berg on Unsplash

I am undone with a sequence of dreams
and a trip over tiles
spelling _OUR_ON at the corner of St. Ann
as I smack lip gloss rainbows
into deflated balloons
red with MAGA
bound in pastel shades of ribbon
faded with piss
coiled around a Heineken
broken at the neck
at the edge of the French Quarter.

--

--

--

A poetry publication brought to you by Assemblage to capture all of your disconnected thoughts and let them find their form.

Recommended from Medium

Untitled 3.10.20.

Quarantine: A Haiku

Daily Dialogue — April 11, 2020

On my worst days I rewrite the script

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Dionne Charlet

Dionne Charlet

Contemporary poet. Dysautonomia may ravage my mind and body, but no illness can mute my ear for words. Imagery is my Kung Fu. Thank you for reading! #SheWrote

More from Medium

Saying Yes to “What Is,” Even When “What Is” Is Unacceptable

What Emotional States Can We Practice as Queer People to Experience More Joy Every Day?

Enneagram, Ann Gadd, and Better Parenting with Weird Mystical Symbols

Adulting, Would Not Recommend