Green Hills Literary Lantern

 

 

 

Dancers

          

vinyl booths

overhead fan

turns dust

into dancers

 

cold coffee

poured down

silent throats

 

beyond

these booths

dreams are kept

on life support

 

each shallow

breath

fighting the

grave

 


Cathy Porter's poetry has appeared in Plainsongs, Pegasus, Art: Mag, Pennine Ink, and other journals. Her chapbook A Life In The Day  is forthcoming from Finishing Lines Press. She can be contacted at clcon@q.com

                                                                       

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