I could eat LIGHTNING
KNIFE AND FORK
Twirl it up on the prongs BABE
This storms an up market Italian restaurant
I am a snake, tail
curved around the battery powered fake tealight candle
I unhinge my jaw
fellow diners look on their meals sodden by the wayside
wine glasses full of rain
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Bio: Lore White is a writer and artist based in Wollongong NSW. They work with a handful of local arts organisations including, Heroines Festival, The Wollongong Writers Festival, and are the Founding Editor of Baby Teeth Journal. Their poetry is often self reflective and a bit weird.
Photo by Vlad Panov on Unsplash.