because while some truths lend themselves to equations, others are best described in verse

a dance with an accent,

a tragic rhythm
spilling out the story
of a continent, tips
the map and shakes me
from the hip, insists
that i, too, celebrate
the lyricism
of conquest.

One response

  1. “celebrate the lyricism of conquest”, what an awesome line…

    January 15, 2009 at 10:03 am

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