Knotted Wood

Dale Wilsey Jr.

by Dale Wilsey Jr.

 

carve my chest
I am split
broken ribs
 
heart pumps
whiskey 
remembrance
 
memories 
of crimson leaves
& creek ripples
 
dancing haze
through
barn windows
 
try to trace
meaning in dust
on glass
 
I am left
lonesome groans
of knotted wood

 

Dale Wilsey Jr. is a writer of many hats and resides in Scranton, PA. His work has appeared in The Boston Literary Magazine, Full Of Crow Poetry, and Word Fountain. He is currently working on his first poetry collection while helping to cultivate the writing community within North Eastern Pennsylvania. His website: dalewilseyjr.com