Thursday, 4 March 2010

My 6th Birthday Party

High fructose corn syrup children
frenzied, then crashing,
aimlessly wandering my backyard
looking for their mothers.


Daniel Romo
Peyote Soliloquies


Deb said...

Love the last line, especially.

JStar said...

I love the first line :) Reminds me of my daughters younger years...

Loretta Markell said...

High fructose corn syrup is in everything. Finally someone wrote about it with some meaning.