Sheldon Sturges | Jun 19, 2017, 10:39 a.m.
Night has fallen—
the milky orb in the sky
mocks him with a celestial smirk.
The tattered remains of his day
lie askew at the foot of the bed
ready to be pieced together tomorrow.
His psyche drowns
in a dank pool of hubris…
as selections from “Light Jazz and Rhetoric”
play on the hi-fi of the communal imagination.
Sheldon Sturges is a semi-retired clerical worker, living in West Seattle.
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