Son of Ham

I care about echoes, karma, and the butterfly effect.
I assume the worst of my best efforts,
I care for eggs that don’t hatch,
For goldfish that move too fast, for people too kind.
I care for what you think when I do all I have promised in haikus.
I care if your death will be better than mine.
I care that the eyes of the Devil are trained on the pulse of my aorta.
I care about the smile that betrays my forever con.
I care about the flavour of death that will make you fear for fools.
I care for how good the syntax will be in a final death note.
I care if cowards spell in English or Brute.
Nothing but the gospel truth: A razor. A smiling vein. A gas leak.
I care that I will be left here nothing but bird bones and a loose tooth.

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s