Monday, July 30, 2018

Good Day by Mark Danowsky

I hear often
folks have a good day
right before they die

There goes Uncle Doug
out in full sun
doing a few laps around the pool

Something cruel and green
about hope
or wishful thinking

Glimmer of what was
a flash of blinding light
off the deep end

Mark Danowsky is a writer from Philadelphia. His poems have appeared in About Place, Cordite, Gargoyle, The Healing Muse, Right Hand Pointing, Shot Glass Journal, Subprimal, Third Wednesday, and elsewhere. He is Managing Editor for the Schuylkill Valley Journal and Co-Founder of Wood & Water Press.

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