• About Heavy Hands Ink

David McLean Sample Poem

David McLean’s chapbook, puppies and monks and medieval memories, is coming out in just two days! To make you all a little bit more giddy, here’s a sample poem from the book!

=====

a spoiled child

every body dreams like a spoiled child
who did not get everything at once
the instant she wanted it, or before
she even formulated the slightest
shadow of nascent desire.

we throw ourselves desperate
on the hospitable floor of the shop,
we scream there and writhe our nightmare
until time and life decide to stop,
until the disappointed children all fall off.
=====

GET HYPED!

-Heavy Hands Ink editor,
Maxwell Baumbach

Advertisements

One Response

  1. Good Poem!! it has caught my interest now…

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: