Lies perch on the coffee-table.
Their foot marks fill the napkin.
Things smell of petrichor.
Your fork seems sharp and sanguinary.
Truth be told truths shall be buried tonight
in the garth behind your kitchen.
Illustration Nick Victor
Authored ‘The Circus Came To My Island’, ‘A Place For Your Ghost Animals, Understanding The Neighborhood’, ‘Scratches Within’, ‘Kleptomaniac’s Book of Unoriginal Poems’, ‘Eternity Restoration Project- Selected and New Poems’ and now ‘Herding My Thoughts To The Slaughterhouse-A Prequel’ (Alien Buddha Press)
Author Page – amazon.com/author/kushalpoddar_thepoet