Michael Riley

zeppelin tuesday

shared a smoke with
a two chords busker in
an alley that crawled
like kinky hair
found milton's eyes
in a hobo's beard
lost them in the frozen food aisle
sold my father's cubans
to a cuckold perched on a cock
milked a cow for six months

Michael Riley is an Australian poet. His poems have appeared, or are set to appear, in Blazevox, Going Down Swinging, Lily, The Muse Apprentice Guild, LiNQ, Tryst, Stylus Poetry Journal, Ink Mag, Social Alternatives and elsewhere.


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