Four and Twenty of the Week, October 4

Notecard Poem 16

my shadow
wants to collect rent
from me for
the ground I stand on

Raymond Gibson

Raymond Gibson is a graduate of the creative writing MFA at Florida Atlantic University. His poems have appeared in Oak Bend Review, Three Line Poetry, and THIS Literary Magazine. He lives in Hollywood, FL.

3 Responses to Four and Twenty of the Week, October 4

  1. Fatesjoke03 says:

    Awesome. Love the short form and the word choices.

  2. Judith Steele says:

    A strong image and idea. Thanks

  3. October 4th, 1957 was the launch date for Sputnik….
    (Ironic, given a poem about grounding….)

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