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207/365: A Grim Perversion

207/365: A Grim Perversion

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I choose to imagine my sharks without teeth,
mush-mouthed and grim,
gums soft from the still-fresh extraction
and a heart exhausted from the anguish.
I imagine it soft now,
hoping for a little something,
and I could be a pervert who carries a whip
and a two-pronged dildo.
I should demand a little something,
tell it you're a good boy.

All my sharks turn bestial,
even the decrepit, now parasitic, sad ones,
the ones of which I've grown bored,
the ones I'd eat if I didn't think they needed mothers more.

I suppose it's how I turn them home,
these versions I play-act into dreary, slow no-ones,
how I set myself free of them.
You can go now, poor thing.
We've finished every last bit.


I am writing one poem every day in 2016, and I am using the hashtag #365poems to document my progress.

208/365: Discrete Objects

208/365: Discrete Objects

Grace in Small Things No. 990: New Glasses, a Summer Cold, The Tragically Hip, Travel, and Aidan

Grace in Small Things No. 990: New Glasses, a Summer Cold, The Tragically Hip, Travel, and Aidan