Shakespeare sputtered in the guttering Summer
licking a lager lizardlike, foam trickling
guffawing like a horse mad
heroic oedipus wreck, wooing women
with wine & fine crafted lines growing like vines curling
into weedlions and roaring at the stage of bianca shrewing violets.
From The Opulence Of Invention. Copyright © 2018 E. P. Mattson, All Rights Reserved.