3 Poems Titled “Shakespeare”

Shakespeare The Jesus of drama and the sonnet, Stood upon the Avon, like an Avon salesman, And sold something he pedaled From the inside of his third eye, How the globe went, from a theatre to an area, Spanned in the middle of the two poles, The Arctic and the Antarctic, As the bard who…

Life On Earth

In Costa Rica, on a sea of flamingoes float the souls Of a million crustaceans, exoskeleton-crushed Death ushered by the iron-clutch of beaks. Dozens of Atlantic salmon swim to the endless currents In tide formations, unknowing Of the abyssal depths below their fins. And on the Hikkaduwa beach, countless turtles Dawdle to the merciless ocean,…