Snake Oil

Dancing with the devil
razor’s edge
rabid eyes
fires rage
slobbering
desperate desire
promises made
acquiesced 
time to conquer
time to rape
lands
life
animals
lips revel
nattered teeth
bleached
blanked
yanked
garish delight
torture many
for your sickness
sated only 
with death of your enemies
slaughtered by Captain Taint.
Whispers upon the wind
change is coming
death is nigh
not for common man
head down
blown 
beaten
upon golden dais
god like reign
blasphemous
thunder roars
lightening strikes
desperation coils
stench in air
done for
run and hide
time has come
for new tides.
 
©Sept. 14/20
Picture via Pinterest

Author: Jay-lyn Doerksen

A single hard working mom of a soon to be teenage son. A poet and story teller I have wanted to write since I was a child. This space is where I share stories about myself and my life and the creative poetry that stirs my soul. My hope is you will pull up a chair and a cup of coffee delving into the world that I offer and you find simple enjoyment for a few moments. Welcome to The Wonderful & Wacky World of One Single Mom

2 thoughts on “Snake Oil”

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 )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

%d bloggers like this: