Mockingjay

by William Skink

her Phoenix on the screen looks great
an epic narrative, says Huffington Post
building from core-born myths
in Plato’s cave we love the most
in Plato’s cave we oo and ah
flapping arms like Mockingjay
outside, where bombs never fall,
smiling faces count the days

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About William Skink

I'm a poet and political cynic living and writing in Montana. You can contact me here: willskink at yahoo dot com
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