The Good Book
This Poem Appears
in my poetry collection (with some revisions), Digging to China, published by Sweatshoppe Publications in 2012.
Hunched over on a park bench—
Surrounded by trees
He doesn’t notice.
In a book,
Front and back covers
and spine form
The letter M.
all rights reserved. Copyright Justin W. Price 2011.
First revision published Nov 25, 2011
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