by Latorial Faison
This twisting of esophageal matters,
this forceful overseeing of lambs.
This coat of unnecessary colors,
this abandonment of green pastures
This anatomy of chaos,
this politics of a Judas kiss
This second death without a second coming
this temple money-changers have built anew.
© Latorial D. Faison. All rights reserved.
This poem was published as "Last Day" at Poetry Superhighway PSH.