At Home, In Hospital


indigestion

pale blue figures

scissor through

intestines

 

salivate tears

inebriate

selling out

by staying

 

relevance

going by

other title

now or later

 

stay the same

through bleached wards

self-mutilate

drink poisoned grapes

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. His second chapbook, Broad Street Line, focusing on politics and public transportation, was published by Moonstone Press in 2016. 100 Haiku is his latest release, also published by Moonstone Press in 2018. Lynch's writing has been featured in numerous publications online and in print, including (parenthetical), Poetry Quarterly, and Tincture Journal.

5 Responses to At Home, In Hospital

  1. now you’re giving me indigestion. pale blue figures…just what everyone needs, a couple of ghosts running through our bellies!

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