Down On The Bayou   Leave a comment

OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERAJackson Grocery (October 2002) — Image by kenne

DOWN ON THE BAYOU

The night grows darker,
the fog moves in 
turning the full moon
into a yellow haze.

Gas pumps on empty
next to the old pickup,
an old man pisses in
the corner shadows

like nobody was around,
he didn’t care because
nobody really cares
down on the bayou.

— kenne

 

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