Thursday, August 11, 2011

Aftermath

Bodies lie
beside each other –

Eyes peer up
through stony rubble,
glassy and dilated –

Staring through
a doorway,
towards the future –

Dreaming
of a colorful afterlife –

Steady pallid eyes,
concentrate
on the kaleidoscope
of possibilities
as they pass –

--Craig Shay lives on Long Island, NY and will be attending College of Old Westbury in the fall. He is currently working on his first poetry book titled Birth of Music. Samples of his published work are available at www.craigshay.wordpress.com.

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