the hospital admin blues

26 May

with all the greenery bursting its spider canopy dance,
oxygen is a hookah den.
wires are unplugged from nostrils
and the soft, leathery faces of elderly rewind into children.
emergency rooms are ghost towns;
pills in puddles of dust.
animal insect humans overpopulate the grass dancing
only a cat bunkers half way up a tree staring over the scene;
fully detached
just like it will be in autumn and death and the law of averages returning.

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5 Responses to “the hospital admin blues”

  1. todessakane2013 May 26, 2014 at 10:53 am #

    Loved this 🙂

  2. kvennarad May 27, 2014 at 3:41 am #

    I think your number of readers is increasing. Not before time.

    • steve May 27, 2014 at 10:32 am #

      the stampede comes and goes.

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