eggs (20161026)

if the heart cracks like an egg
will it hard boil like one too

you’ve had enough heartburn to make
centuries of party platters

deviled eggs with fancy star-shaped
piped yolks suspended in tasteless whites

the rubbery texture of the heart
the bitter sulphur taste of the heart

5 thoughts on “eggs (20161026)”

  1. Just want to say I especially liked this one…maybe because my mind was wandering recently when trying to peel a boiled egg (not too good at…)…and heart imagery needs to be shaken up…which you did

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