tails of nine


tails of nine. slice
through sunburnt flesh;
like eagle beaks.

boss-man; queen’s noble slave,
keeping order in the ranks. gracious
puppet; hanging from his string.

dingos hunt in packs
of nine – strategic, efficient.
death; mercy’s prized offering.

© Leroy Wilson

About Stayne

Welcome to my page and thank you so much for stopping by. I feel honoured to share some of your precious time. These are just a collection of thoughts that have popped into my head and I have managed to store here. I am hoping that one day I will find the time and inspiration to return to these thoughts to edit and craft poems out of them...ah maybe one day.
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