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Grasshopper’s Tale


one-leg missing Mexican grasshopper – foto by Smith

The Grasshopper’s Tale

My life’s dog food for do gooders
Hot dodgers dogging God’s zone
Fur sure of itself
Per path and position
Point portion pursued

We who rise in heat from dream
Lick recollection loose
From cold fire’s template
Futility’s fog
We bleed in abandon
Dance dawn’s dapple light

– Smith, 1989


old art show card of my mom’s up at Mac’s Backs Books, Coventry – foto by Smith

2 Responses to “Grasshopper’s Tale”

  1. Christina says:

    wow….. likey..

  2. Jack McGuane says:

    What is the route of a one-legged grasshopper?

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