Archive for November 4, 2009

Someone Else’s Graffiti

Posted in Poetry with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on November 4, 2009 by dc

She had a face like a photo-fit
Or the kind you’d find on beer mats,

A grimace from a court sketch,
A frown all ridged and unwell.

She was someone else’s graffiti,
A stuttered chapel prayer,

A feeling something’s never right,
A dizzy, spinning moon.