Saturday, August 8, 2015

Ayaz Daryl Nielsen- Three Poems


between funerals 
mortician
a stiff drink



a leaf lands 
on my hair                                                           
asks
what my roots have seen



message on Cafe Luna's toilet
             (with additions)                          

Please don’t flush:
tampons, <your career> pads, diapers,
paper towels, underwear,
cups, <your integrity>  <plants> trash,
<computers> <dignity>
<hope>  <dreams>  <love>
only T. P.  peet poo.
<flush your greed>
thank you.
<fear is ok>



ayaz daryl nielsen, x-roughneck (as on oil rigs)/hospice nurse, editor of bear creek haiku (26+ years/127+ issues), homes for poems include Lilliput Review, SCIFAIKUEST, New Verse News, Shamrock, Kind of a Hurricane, and!  online at:  bear creek haiku  poetry, poems and info 


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