writer’s wrisk

writer-2

superfluous, saggy
smoke screens of soggy,  slack descriptors

muddy expression
of a thought

while magnifying the blackened warts
of the wordsmith
I am not

goaded
by the chants
echoed through my critic’s chorus

I choose to slip the tired grasp
of the old thesaurus

© Anthony Gorman 2016

image: http://lubnah.me.ke/just-a-frustrated-writer/

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