Purgatories Purse Strings*


Casings hallowed by the fire, zip through the clip

Scorching little forearm hairs as they skipped and flipped

Sending souls to purgatory whipped and stripped

No marker or stone left, just an open scrip

© 2011 Michael Yost


*3.75 APR

2 responses to “Purgatories Purse Strings*

  1. Did you really write this in ’75? I love the assonance in this one.


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