fleshy denizen of your mouth
your biting tongue
tongue that stung the roof of my mouth
and then some
deadly weapon behind a benign barricade
of pearly whites
your lying tongue
white hot knife through butter tongue
what did you intend to do with that thing
© Kim Copeland
K.R. Copeland, a native Chicagoan, is a self -taught poet/ literary ingenue. Her work has been featured in over a dozen magazines and literary journals...thus far!
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