An Amputee on an Empty Street

trailing off

patterns remain


lamenting then

falling from grace

in this eternal microcosm

take it all in-

then release like bowels

at the time of death

a cognizant but dream-like oasis

this diner is anxious ridden

a plethora of experiences

never recorded

my father is the most honest

man I know

his generation, however…


About Sean William Lynch
Sean Lynch is a writer and editor who lives in South Philly. Lynch's first book of poems "the city of your mind" was published in 2013 by Whirlwind Press. Frank Sherlock, the poet laureate of Philadelphia, called Lynch's debut poetry book "visionary." CA Conrad claimed that the book was "marvelous!" His writing has been featured in numerous publications online and in print, including (parenthetical), Poetry Quarterly, and Tincture Journal.

2 Responses to An Amputee on an Empty Street

  1. Fathom says:

    I have nominated you for the Super Sweet Blogging Award.

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