At local grocer’s
man succumbs to self-made wounds
in utensils aisle
This happened the other day at the store where I do my shopping. I can’t get it out of my mind. So awful, and I can only imagine how traumatic it was for any who witnessed it.
First heard the name in
Shakespeare’s bloody “Scottish” play–
What a tragedy!
Walks off cliff’s edge while texting—
(or viewing Dropbox?)
Fruit-fly, your only
fatal error? choosing to
land on my mirror.
detritus, washed up
at shore’s edge, rag-bundle–oh!