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Ferocious Bones

Photo by Torsten Dederichs on Unsplash

life and I wrestle
leaning sore limbs
over a damning sea
I resist with tigerish zeal
ferocious bones

mortality settles in
the shadowy inlets
of my physiognomy
distorting features
in a haze of unknowing




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Marie Marchand

Marie Marchand

Poet Laureate of Ellensburg, WA. Author of Gifts to the Attentive from Winter Goose Publishing. @mishiepoet

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